Tag Archives: Abortion Funding

MN House approves bills regarding abortion funding, licensing standards

Minnesota state Rep. Mary Franson

By Bill Poehler ST. PAUL — Two key pro-life measures affirming licensing and funding standards have been approved by the Minnesota House of Representatives . Both measures have the strong support of Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL). H.F. 809

Taxpayer funded abortion ban, abortion facility licensing approved by House health committee

Minnesota State Rep. Mary Franson

Legislation would apply state licensing, federal funding standards to abortion industry ST. PAUL — Two key pro-life measures affirming licensing and funding standards were approved by the Minnesota House Health and Human Services Finance committee Thursday. Both measures have the

Global Abortion Industry Seeks Funding and Support in Europe

Editor’s note. This appeared at the Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues [PNCI] and is reposted with permission. The pro-life action of President Trump by reissuing and expanding the Mexico City Policy (MCP) has resulted in non-US organizations that perform or

Farewell gift from Obama to his friends at Planned Parenthood

PPFA President Cecile Richards embracing pro-abortion President Barack Obama

By Dave Andrusko Back in September NRL News Today posted stories about a proposed Health & Human Services(HHS) rule that would nullify state eligibility thresholds that prioritizes Title X grants to full-service medical facilities. On Wednesday, the Obama Administration finalized

Taxpayer funded abortion in Minnesota: 20 years, 73,000 abortions

On anniversary of Doe v. Gomez abortion-on-demand decision, cost for abortions rises to $21.5 million ST. PAUL — More than 73,000 unborn babies have been killed in Minnesota with taxpayer funds since a Dec. 15, 1995, Minnesota Supreme Court ruling

Poll: Two-Thirds of Ohioans Want to De-Fund Planned Parenthood

Majority of Ohioans agree taxpayer funding should be redirected to other health centers Editor’s note. NRL News Today reported last week that hours after approval by the Senate Government Oversight and Reform Committee, the Ohio Senate voted to re-route $1.3

Ohio Senate President Keith Faber Testifies in Favor of De-Funding Planned Parenthood

By Dave Andrusko Ohio Right to Life is reporting that earlier today Ohio Senate President Keith Faber (R-Celina) provided sponsor testimony on legislation to de-fund Planned Parenthood in an appearance before the Senate Government Oversight and Reform Committee. Carrying 15

Five Takeaways from House Oversight Committee hearing on PPFA’s governmental funding

By Dave Andrusko In a nearly five hour long hearing, PPFA President Cecile Richards today sparred with critics on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and basked in praise from supporters. Here are five takeaways from the hearing which

Planned Parenthood’s morbid fascination with death

By Dave Andrusko If you have a few minutes, go to C-SPAN’s coverage of Wednesday’s White House briefing. At the 43 minute mark, White House spokesman Josh Earnest responded to questions about the second Republican presidential debate and funding for

Five states have now cut funding to Planned Parenthood

By Dave Andrusko And then there were five. In rapid succession, Utah and Arkansas last week became the fourth and fifth states to defund Planned Parenthood. On Friday pro-life Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson “moved to cut the state’s funding of

The day after the debate over Planned Parenthood funding: Some thoughts

By Dave Andrusko The most important takeaway from yesterday’s vote on S. 1881 is not–repeat not–that the Democrats were able to block a bill that would end all federal funding of the nation’s largest abortion provider. While unfortunate, the inability

U.S. Senate defunding vote & lessons from Kansas

By Kathy Ostrowski, Legislative Director, Kansans for Life Yesterday, the U.S. Senate fell seven votes shy of the 60 votes needed to defund the nation’s largest abortion business–Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) and its affiliates. The good news is