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Planned Parenthood vows to fight GOP’s threats to defund it

Sun Jan 08 07:12:21 EST 2017 | The Verge
Now that the 115th United States Congress has convened, Planned Parenthood is on the chopping block. On Thursday, Speaker Paul Ryan announced his plans to cut federal money to the organization, which provides preventative and reproductive healthcare to people of all genders and ages across the US. Planned Parenthood has promised to fight back — because a cut to its federal funds could be disastrous. “This pronouncement that they would like to deny us the ability to provide care to patients [who]..

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Cutting off federal funds to the organization will be included in Congressional Republicans’ “reconciliation” budget bill, which was first introduced Tuesday and essentially preven..
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