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Arizona Law Defunds Planned Parenthood

The Republican-backed Whole Woman's Health Funding Priority Act cuts off Arizona state funding for family planning and health services delivered by Planned Parenthood clinics and other organizations offering abortions. "By signing this measure into law I stand with the majority of Americans who oppose the use of taxpayer funds for abortion," said Gov. Jan Brewer (R).
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Planned Parenthood Closes 12 Texas Clinics After De-Funding

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (3 years ago)

Texas passed two measures this summer to defund Planned Parenthood, slashing funding for family planning by almost three quarters and making funding for the women’s health organization a bottom priority. The move was expected to dep... Read Post

Federal Judge Blocks Arizona From Defunding Planned Parenthood

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

A federal judge has blocked Arizona from implementing HB 2800, a measure that would have defunded the state’s Planned Parenthood affiliates by revoking Medicaid funding for family planning services at any health organizations that a... Read Post

Jan Brewer Signs Ban On Planned Parenthood Funding In Arizona

News : Mediaite (3 years ago)

On Friday, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer signed into law The Whole Woman's Health Funding Priority Act, which bans Planned Parenthood and similar groups that offer abortions to women from receiving state funding. "This is a common-sen... Read Post

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