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On the agenda in Virginia

Scrambling to pass Virginia legislation “The Virginia General Assembly voted on hundreds of bills Tuesday, the midpoint of its 60-day session when the two chambers face a deadline to vote on their own pieces of legislation. Lawmakers introduced more than 2,500 … Continue reading

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Arizona Republican Lies Through His Teeth About Planned Parenthood

Sen. Jon Kyl on the Senate floor: “If you want an abortion, you go to Planned Parenthood, and that’s well over 90% of what Planned Parenthood does.” Chart of services from Planned Parenthood’s 2008-2009 Annual Report: Statement from Kyl’s office … Continue reading

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Mike Pence: You got it wrong.

Pence Hails Passage Of Amendment Eliminating Federal Funding for Planned Parenthood: “Victory for Taxpayers and a Victory for Life” Mike Pence Preview: “This afternoon’s vote is a victory for taxpayers and a victory for life. By banning federal funding to … Continue reading

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The Truth About Title X

PUBLIC LAW 91-572-DEC. 24, 1970 (Title X) “PROHIBITION OF ABORTION “SEC. 1008. None of the funds appropriated under this title shall beused in programs where abortion is a method of family planning.” Approved December 24, 1970. From Family Planning, U.S. Dept. … Continue reading

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House cuts funding for Title X program

Family Planning U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services “The Title X Family Planning program [“Population Research and Voluntary Family Planning Programs” (Public Law 91-572)], was enacted in 1970 as Title X of the Public Health Service Act. Title X … Continue reading

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I Stand with Planned Parenthood and the Human Right to Health Care

The truth about Planned Parenthood: “We are a trusted health care provider, an informed educator, a passionate advocate, and a global partner helping similar organizations around the world. Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to … Continue reading

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