Oregon Right to Life PAC Endorses Representative Lily Morgan

Salem, Ore.—Today, Oregon Right to Life PAC (ORTL PAC) announced the endorsement of incumbent Representative Lily Morgan (R-Grants Pass) for the House District 3 Republican Primary. Rep. Morgan demonstrated her commitment as a pro-life representative during the 2023 legislative session. She supported life-affirming legislation, sponsoring multiple bills supporting adoption and infant nutrition. ORTL executive director […]

Oregon Right to Life PAC Endorses Darin Harbick in Primary Challenge to Representative Charlie Conrad

Salem, Ore.—Oregon Right to Life PAC (ORTL PAC) announced their endorsement of Darin Harbick on Monday, September 18. Harbick is challenging the incumbent, Representative Charlie Conrad (R-Dexter), in the 2024 Republican primary election for House District 12.  “Darin Harbick is a committed pro-life candidate,” said ORTL executive director Lois Anderson. “He has deep roots in […]

Oregon Right to Life PAC Announces Campaign to Defeat Charlie Conrad

Dexter, Ore.—Wednesday, June 28, Oregon Right to Life PAC joined with concerned local voters to announce the 2024 campaign to oppose the reelection of Representative Charlie Conrad (R-Dexter) to House District 12. In 2020, Oregon Right to Life committed to ensuring that former Republican state legislator Knute Buehler would never serve in Congress. His refusal […]

Change in Oregon is Possible

Abortion was never talked about in my house growing up. The pro-life concept was just another one that came with my Christian faith, but I can’t confidently say I knew what that concept truly meant. It wasn’t until high school that I began to hear the debates circulating in the classroom or discussions starting at […]

Pro-Life Senators Walk Out in Protest

“Are there unintended consequences with this and other bills? Citizens and organizations like Oregon Right to Life will only know if the bill passes and people start to see them in practice.” As of press time, nearly all of Oregon’s pro-life senators are refusing to participate in scheduled floor sessions in protest against multiple bills […]

2023 School Board Election Results

The 2023 school board election has officially come to a close. After a week of waiting for mail-in ballots to be counted, we can confidently state wins and losses across Oregon. Final numbers may still shift with ballot chasing and verification happening, but we do not expect results to change.  We often get questions like, […]

Longtime ORTL Staff Member Ascends to Political Director

Albany native and Oregon Right to Life (ORTL) political director Sharolyn Smith rarely heard about contentious topics like abortion or assisted suicide in her childhood. It wasn’t until the 2016 election that her pro-life views began taking shape. “I was a senior at my public high school, and the issue of abortion was a popular […]

Critical School Board Elections Approaching in Oregon

School board elections are just weeks away and our schools are in desperate need of change. Oregon continues to fall in the ranks of quality education while consistently defending its title as the pro-abortion “leader” in the U.S. Sadly, in 2021, only 26 percent of registered voters in Oregon showed up to vote in their […]

Poll Shows Majority of Oregonians Support Abortion Limits

Salem, OR—A DHM Research Poll conducted in early August investigated Oregonians’ views on abortion. They reported that 65% of Oregonians consider themselves pro-choice. However, 58% believe that abortions in the third trimester of pregnancy should be illegal, “except in cases to save the life of the mother,” including 48% of Democrats and 59% of women. […]