Italian region offers financial incentives against abortion
Catholic World News - June 03, 2010
The government of Italy's Lombardy region is offering support to women who are considering abortion because of financial pressures.
The government will offer monthly payments of €250, for up to 18 months, to needy women who bear children. "No woman will abort in Lombardy because of economic difficulties," promised Roberto Formigoni, the president of the regional government.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Progress toward our July expenses ($17,976 to go):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!