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States are funding lying 'crisis pregnancy centers' out of welfare grants meant to reduce poverty

Bryce Covert and Josh Israel at ThinkProgress have posted an excellent piece on the outcome of their investigation into how seven states are diverting welfare money to forced-birther propaganda fronts operating as “crisis pregnancy  centers” (CPCs). The total? More than $30 million diverted in this way over the past few years.  The money provided to the CPCs comes from the states’ annual federal block grant under the  Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program.
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