rally http://apr.org en Rally Against Abortion Clinic Bill Draws 200 http://apr.org/post/rally-against-abortion-clinic-bill-draws-200 <P>A rally to defeat a bill that would impose restrictive rules for Alabama's abortion clinics drew advocates to the Statehouse steps on Tuesday.</P> <P>Organizers from Planned Parenthood and several Democratic legislators spoke to a crowd of about 200 people urging defeat of HB57. Several speakers asserted that by imposing more restrictions on women's health clinics, the legislature is attempting to limit access to constitutionally guaranteed abortion care.</P> <P>A handful of the bill's supporters waved signs and protested. Tue, 02 Apr 2013 22:17:52 +0000 The Associated Press 27819 at http://apr.org Rally Against Abortion Clinic Bill Draws 200 Moore Says Churches Silenced By Political Correctness http://apr.org/post/moore-says-churches-silenced-political-correctness <P>Republican chief justice candidate Roy Moore says the church has been silenced by political correctness. Moore spoke Tuesday at a rally on the state Capitol steps.</P> <P>It was organized by several ministers concerned about President Obama's views on same-sex marriage and abortion.</P> <P>Moore said America is in a time of moral decay and is seeing an attack on the institution of marriage. He said he's tired of hearing politicians say let's get down to the real issues because marriage and abortion are real issues.</P> <P>About 200 people attended the event. Tue, 09 Oct 2012 21:15:24 +0000 The Associated Press 19019 at http://apr.org Moore Says Churches Silenced By Political Correctness