SANCTITY OF LIFE

Patrick believes strongly that every life is precious, from conception to natural death.  He has been consistently recognized as a leader of the pro-life movement. He has always had a 100% score from the National Right to Life Committee, and has voted for and cosponsored numerous pieces of important legislation, including the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, the Health Care Conscience Rights Act, and the Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act.