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Judge: Sorry, Rick Perry, You Can’t Ban Planned Parenthood From Helping Women

Rick Perry, Honorary Facebook OB/GYN, has tried with all his might to defund his state's Planned Parenthood clinics because, while they provide tens of thousands of women in his state with basic health care, they also sometimes provide abortions. He even, in a particularly baby-with-the-bathwater move, went as far as trying to ban the organization from participating in the state's Women's Health Program.
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Rick Perry Wants To Replace Planned Parenthood With Crisis Pregnancy Centers That Don’t Provide Health Services

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 years ago)

When Texas Republicans cut off Planned Parenthood from the state’s Women’s Health Program — losing millions in federal funds and endangering access to health care for women in the program — Gov. Rick Perry (R) promised to keeping th... Read Post

Rick Perry's Planned Parenthood Revenge: Kill Health Care For Poor Women

US Politics / Liberal : Crooks and Liars (3 years ago)

enlarge This is why Rick Perry can never be President of the United States. Mimicking his fellow Merck buddy Nancy Brinker, Perry decided to punish Planned Parenthood by going forward with a state law banning treatment for any condi... Read Post

Texas Women May Lose Access To Basic Health Services Thanks To Rick Perry

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

Governor Rick Perry wants to bar $35 million in federal funds from financing several women's clinics, particularly Planned Parenthood, reports the Times' Pam Belluck and Emily Ramshaw. But the vow to slash federal financing for wome... Read Post

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