Late Friday the Senate parliamentarian may have killed the Senate bill that would defund the Planned Parenthood abortion business and repeal Obamacare. Senate Republicans have been using the reconciliation Bill to get around a filibuster...Show More Summary
With owners, players, a president and a coach who are all women, the Storm held a rally for Planned Parenthood as they hosted the league’s All-Star Game.
Planed Parenthood received good news late Friday afternoon: Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough released a determination that says certain provisions in the Republican’s latest Obamacare replacement bill, the “Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA),” violate the 1985 Byrd Rule. Show More Summary
The Senate parliamentarian has determined that the sections of the Better Care Reconciliation Act that defund Planned Parenthood and prevent tax credits from funding abortion are subject to a 60-vote threshold. As a result, unless 60...Show More Summary
Cities and counties in Texas couldn't partner with abortion providers such as Planned Parenthood under a bill moving quickly through the Republican-controlled Senate. The measure sailed through committee Friday. The … Click to Continue »
Missouri taxpayers are being forced to foot a huge legal bill for the abortion chain Planned Parenthood after the state tried to hold one of its abortion facilities accountable for not complying with the law. A federal appeals court upheld a decision Thursday that forces the state’s taxpayers to pay the $156,000 legal bill, the […]
In an interview earlier this week, an MSNBC host appeared more worried than even Planned Parenthood’s president over the push to defund the abortion giant. On Tuesday, Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards came on Lawrence O’Donnell’s...Show More Summary
A traitor is defined as one who “betrays a friend, country or principle” or defined as a “sellout to the enemy.” Has Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) sold out to the enemy? Are Manchin’s votes to support using taxpayer funds for the nation’s largest abortion provider a betrayal of his former pro-life views? Is Manchin pandering […]
The CEO of the largest abortion chain in the United States says it’s her job to “piss off” people every day. Cecile Richards, who makes nearly $1 million a year running the “non-profit” Planned Parenthood, seems to be trying every angle to gain support for her abortion business and its nearly half a billion dollars […]
Earlier this week, Judge William Orrick held David Daleiden, the Center for Medical Progress, and two of David’s criminal defense attorneys in civil contempt for violating a court order prohibiting the release of video footage related to NAF conferences and related meetings. The footage was posted to a private website in May. Judge Orrick’s contempt […]
Since Texas removed Planned Parenthood’s state funding in 2011, the mainstream media have been on a constant search for evidence of a resulting public-health crisis. A new study by Analisa Packham, an economics professor at Miami University, has nicely served that purpose. Show More Summary
"You know who didn't try to defund Planned Parenthood? Shrek."? Open thread below....
They’re trying to reverse Texas’s ban of a common, safe abortion procedure.
Planned Parenthood is suing Texas over a new ban on a common abortion procedure that other Republican-controlled states have also tried outlawing in recent years. The lawsuit filed Thursday comes … Click to Continue »
The press stormed Republican senators as they were filing out of their lunch with President Trump Wednesday, which he had scheduled abruptly to talk health care. In his opening remarks at the meeting, President Trump told the senators that they need to forget about vacation until they have a serious health care plan in place. […]
Senator Shelly Moore Capito is one of three Republicans in the Senate who opposes the Senate bill to defund Planned Parenthood and repeal Obamacare. She has flip-flopped from suporting the bill to opposing it — but her political calculations are not playing well at home. The junior senator from West Virginia previously voted to repeal […]
The atmosphere at a House Appropriations Committee lunch meeting on women’s health midday Wednesday was predictably charged. The Trump administration has proposed to defund Planned Parenthood and make...
Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards appeared on Last Word on Tuesday night, and pointed out that it is women, both as Senators and constituents, who defeated Trumpcare. We still have evil Republicans attempting to repeal Obamacare. Show More Summary
The Planned Parenthood president said self-doubt almost kept her from the most important role in her career.
Senators Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, and Susan Collins of Maine came out against the bill.