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Requests for IUDs are up 900% at Planned Parenthood

Tue Jan 10 13:10:53 EST 2017 | Mashable
Paul Ryan has warned Americans that he plans to defund Planned Parenthood, and women everywhere are listening. Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards appeared on CNN Monday to discuss the upcoming GOP onslaught on reproductive rights. According to Richards, the organization has seen a "900 percent increase in women trying to get into Planned Parenthood to get an IUD.” "They’re desperately concerned that they might lose their access to healthcare and they know that Planned Parenthood is the..


(WASHINGTON) — Under mounting pressure from Donald Trump and rank-and-file Republicans, congressional leaders are talking increasingly about chiseling an early bill that dismantles..
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 12: Cecile Richards attends Hearst Chief Content Officer Joanna Coles Hosts the Hearst 100 Luncheon at Michael's on December 12, 2016 in New York City. (Pho..
President of Planned Parenthood Cecile Richards appeared on CNN Monday afternoon to discuss the latest assault on women’s healthcare as well as the Women’s March on Washington, an ..
Planned Parenthood on Thursday slammed the GOP plan to defund the group, arguing such a move would result in more unintended pregnancies.  "I think what they're trying to do w..
At least for now, congressional Republican leaders have a strategy in mind on health care: “repeal and delay.” As we discussed last week, the idea, roughly speaking, involves GOP l..
In case you still had any doubt that the presidential election has had an effect on reproductive rights, Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood, says that the organizatio..
Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards appeared on Christiane Amanpour’s CNN International program on Monday afternoon to discuss the ongoing attacks against reproductive rig..
In addition, Cooper said, “The gap actually narrowed. [The rates] went up in all groups. The differences between the wealthiest and the poorest narrowed after the ACA.”  ..
And when they do things like this, it just further cements in the minds of sane individuals that only the lowest life forms promote and support abortion. Reacting to House Speaker ..
WASHINGTON (UPI) — House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday said House Republicans intend to --- Planned Parenthood of funding as part of their promise to repeal the Affordable Care A..
If there’s anything that can be counted on, it’s that the GOP won’t miss an opportunity to cut off its legislative nose to spite its pro-life face. One of the major reasons Republi..
U.S. Sen. Susan Collins of Maine has long been one of the few Republicans who could be considered an LGBT ally. She’s also pro-choice and has taken numerous other moderate-to-liber..
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday that Republicans would cut federal money for Planned Parenthood as part of their repeal of Obamacare. “The Planned Parenthood legislation..
When a crowd of Planned Parenthood Action Fund volunteers arrived at the Longworth House Office Building in Washington, D.C. carrying more than 87,000 #StandWithPP petitions meant ..
Someone please tell me congressional Republicans aren’t this dim. Any plan to repeal Obamacare without a conservative replacement, with phasing out of the least destructive element..
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 ..
Just one in five Americans favor repealing the Affordable Care without a plan to replace the health care law that is President Obama's signature achievement, according to a new nat..
“It’s really a problem when politicians put their politics ahead of women’s health care in America,” Richards said in the segment, later adding: “The access to not only to Planned ..
Heller and Flake are considered the leading targets for Democrats aiming to win some Senate seats ahead of a difficult 2018 Senate map. In Nevada, the poll shows Heller in a close ..
Newsy if true. At the moment the GOP’s strategy on ObamaCare is “repeal and delay,” i.e. pass repeal immediately but delay its effective date until, say, January 1, 2019. That woul..
The day after Thanksgiving, president-elect Donald Trump left Marjorie Dannenfelser a voicemail thanking her for the efforts of her volunteers, who knocked on more than one million..
WASHINGTON (CNN) - Republicans are preparing to take a major vote this week aimed at repealing Obamacare -- but the drumbeat of concern within GOP ranks about the lack of a replace..
Congressional Democrats are planning a blizzard of publicity events and delaying tactics to try to block the Republicans’ drive to repeal the Affordable Care Act in the coming week..
Paul is leading a small but growing number of GOP lawmakers concerned about repealing the Affordable Care Act without a replacement plan hashed out. Republicans, who have a 52-seat..
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, shown at a news conference at Davao's international airport on Dec. 17, says family planning is critical for reducing poverty. Manman Dejeto/A..
Rep. Diane Black (R-TN) reintroduced the Defund Planned Parenthood Act last week. It is a priority, she believes, because the organization performs over 300,000 abortions a ye..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Under mounting pressure from Donald Trump and rank-and-file Republicans, congressional leaders are talking increasingly about chiseling an early bill that dismant..
"I think it would not be the right path for us to repeal ObamaCare without laying out a path forward," Cotton said on MSNBC Thursday evening.  "I think when we repeal ObamaCar..
Senate Republican leaders are pushing back against calls from some in their caucus to pass an ObamaCare replacement at the same time as repeal. Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas)..
Subscribe to UPROXX On Monday, Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards appeared on CNN International where she spoke with Christiane Amanpour to discuss Republican efforts aga..
They control the Senate, the House, and soon, the White House - but Republicans are still divided over three words: "repeal and replace." As Senate Republicans prepare to this week..
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump pushed Congress Tuesday to act swiftly to repeal President Barack Obama’s health care law, and follow up quickly with a replacement. House..
In Washington on Thursday, the Senate passed a measure to begin dismantling Pres. Obama's Affordable Care Act. As Washington D.C. bureau reporter Geoff Bennett explains, Republican..
Members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus said Monday night they want more details about the ObamaCare repeal and replacement process before voting on a budget. Republican l..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Health insurance would have to cover birth control without co-pays in New York even if President-elect Donald Trump repeals "Obamacare," under legislation propo..