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British contraceptive service admits an uncomfortable truth

February 24th, 2014 Comments off

by Louise Kirk

ippf adAn International Planned Parenthood ad.

When I was in Sydney last May, a headline in the free MX newspaper handed out in the underground caught my eye. “Contraception education failing the young”, it announced and went on to say that half of all pregnancies in Australia aren’t planned. Young women were sticking with “the most unreliable forms of contraception”. Read more…

Pro-life researcher discloses how ObamaCare funds abortions

October 1st, 2013 Comments off

by Charlie Butts

ObamaCare will subsidize abortion, according to an expert who has done the research.

The multi-state plans run by the federal government will provide at least two that will be available in every state for purchase by most residents of the country. Chuck Donovan of the pro-life Charlotte Lozier Institute tells OneNewsNow the plans will be on the federal web site menu. But it’s required by law that one of the plans must exclude abortion funding. Read more…

Pro-life group: Study shows Planned Parenthood cut services, pocketed more money

September 30th, 2013 Comments off

by Charlie Butts

While tax dollars for Planned Parenthood have soared, figures also show it is missing its mission.

American Life League has reported that healthcare services delivered by Planned Parenthood hit their lowest levels since 2006 while taxpayer funding jumped 78 percent. Read more…

A daughter’s death and a father’s abortion pill battle

September 24th, 2013 Comments off
An Oklahoma law banning off-label use of abortion pills goes to the Supreme Court.

The U.S. Supreme Court recently accepted a case Cline v. Oklahoma Coalition for Reproductive Justice,challenging Oklahoma’s regulation of the abortion drug Mifeprex commonly known as mifepristone, RU-486, or The Abortion Pill.​ Read more…

Federal dollars flow to Planned Parenthood to trumpet ObamaCare

August 27th, 2013 Comments off

byCharlie Butts

Planned Parenthood is the beneficiary now of even more federal funds than the $500 million it already receives annually from the federal government.

Estimates suggest 40,000 uninsured people live in Washington, D.C., but 100,000 need to sign up to qualify for an insurance exchange under ObamCare. So the government is providing grants, including to Planned Parenthood, to sign up the abortion business’s clients. Read more…

Stop Planned Parenthood – Taxpayer fraud in millions of dollars

August 20th, 2013 Comments off

from AFA ActionAlert

Earlier this month, Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast was ordered to pay $4.3 million for making false, fraudulent and ineligible Medicaid claims through the Texas Women’s Health Program from 2003 to 2009.

Several former employees have filed lawsuits claiming they were instructed to repeatedly make false Medicaid claims. The alleged Medicaid fraud amount totals over $12 million for tens of thousands of false claims. Read more…

Planned Parenthood: $4.3M settlement ‘not an admission of guilt’

August 2nd, 2013 Comments off

by Charlie Butts

The cost to Texas Gulf Coast Planned Parenthood for Medicaid fraud is higher – in fact, three times higher – than originally reported.

Earlier this week, the Texas Attorney General’s office announced the abortion-provider would pay $1.4 million to settle claims of overbilling, fraudulent charges, and falsification of medical records. As it turns out, the bill is actually $4.3 million, with the balance going to the federal government and whistleblower Karen Reynolds. Read more…

AUL: A loss for young girls, a win for sexual predators

June 11th, 2013 Comments off

Charlie Butts (OneNewsNow)

Franzonello

Anna Franzonello, staff counsel with Americans United for Life, tells OneNewsNow it is disappointing “to see the administration following a pattern of kowtowing to the abortion industry” when the administration was supposedly trying to protect young girls. Read more…

Feds now back morning-after pills for all girls

June 11th, 2013 Comments off
Associated Press

NEW YORK (June 11, 2013) – After setting off a storm of criticism from abortion rights groups, upset that a Democratic president had sided with social conservatives, the Obama administration said it will comply with a judge’s order to allow girls of any age to buy emergency contraception without prescriptions. Read more…

President Obama and ‘Uncaring’ Pro-Lifers

May 7th, 2013 Comments off

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Has he ever heard of Crisis Pregnancy Centers?

I remember being a teenager, growing up on the coast of Maine, and having heated conversations with friends about abortion. At some point in the discussion, I would be tossed a line that went something like: “You really don’t care about women. You and people like you don’t do anything for them.” My face would get red; I would sputter a bit, not knowing what to say (a common reaction for a teenage boy, the others being either sullenness or showy exasperation). Read more…