Victory: Texas and Louisiana can cut Medicaid funds from Planned Parenthood. What does that mean for Indiana?

By Katie Franklin Editor’s note. This appeared on the webpage of Indiana Right to Life and is reposted with permission. Last month, the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Louisiana and Texas can cut off Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood facilities. The ruling—a major win for pro-lifers in the 5th Circuit—could also have …

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Texas to end Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood

By Laura Nicole  Starting in February, the state of Texas will no longer be required to award Medicaid funds to Planned Parenthood, thanks to a November decision by the Fifth Circuit.  After the abortion giant requested a six-month grace period for patients to find new providers while still receiving care, the court denied this request …

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New Data Reveals Dozens of Abortion Businesses Took PPP Funding

By Secular Pro-Life Back in July, we reported that Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds were used to prop up several abortion businesses in addition to Planned Parenthood affiliates nationwide. Infuriatingly, Hope Clinic for Women in Illinois received over $150,000 despite publicly admitting that its gruesome business was booming; its deputy director told CBS News that “women are now less likely to …

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Record $400 million income for abortion provider Marie Stopes, with UK taxpayer being single biggest donor

By Right to Life UK Editor’s note. British pounds have been converted into American dollars The UK taxpayer was the single largest contributor to Marie Stopes International (MSI) last year, official accounts have revealed.  The $60,760,464 handed over to the abortion giant from the UK’s Department for International Development (DfID) accounted for over 15% of …

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Democrats Support Abortion on Demand with Taxpayer Funds in the HEROES Act 2.0

WASHINGTON — Last night’s vote of 214 to 207 on the Heroes Act 2.0 split nearly exactly along party lines with just 17 Democrats voting against it. The amendment, created by pro-abortion Democratic leadership, has the potential to funnel millions of dollars into many programs—without any Hyde Amendment protections—with the goal of undergirding the abortion …

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Mexico City Policy a Success!

Abortion Defunded and U.S. Foreign Aid Programs Thriving, State Department Finds By Jonathan Abbamonte, Population Research Institute The U.S Department of State reports the Mexico City Policy has not negatively impacted U.S. foreign aid programs in poor and developing countries, debunking the claims of liberals that the policy is harmful to women’s health and to …

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Austin City Council cuts police funding, diverts to abortion

By Texas Right to Life Austin is doubling down on their stance as a sanctuary city for the abortion industry. The city’s 2021 budget, approved unanimously by the all-Democrat Austin City Council, cuts funding for the Austin Police Department and redirects a portion of the funding to subsidize abortion. Last year, the Texas Legislature passed …

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House Dems push to permanently restore overseas abortion funding

A proposal by Rep. Nita Lowey would permanently repeal the Mexico City Policy. By Calvin Freiburger WASHINGTON, D.C., July 7, 2020 – House Democrats are making another attempt to undo the Trump administration’s ban on foreign aid to pro-abortion organizations, this time with language that would make international abortion funding permanent. Shortly after taking office …

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NRLC tells House Members passage of H.R. 51 would mean funding of hundreds (if not more) of elective abortions in D.C. annually.

Dear Representative: The purpose of this letter is to inform you of the abortion implications of H.R. 51 which purports to grant the District of Columbia statehood.  Article I of the U.S. Constitution says that Congress holds complete legislative authority over the District of Columbia (“exclusive legislation in all cases whatsoever”). That is why the …

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City of Austin doles out $150,000 to pro-abortion group aiding minors in obtaining abortions without parents’ knowledge

By Dave Andrusko They don’t call the city of Austin, Texas, an abortion haven for nothing. Writing for The Texan, Daniel Friend reported that without dissent, the Austin City Council on Thursday “approved a $150,000 contract for Jane’s Due Process, an organization that assists pregnant minors in obtaining abortions.” It’s much more than that.  The …

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Canadian Premier Trudeau commits $8.9M to international abortion orgs that largely target babies of color

$4.9 million alone will go to Marie Stopes International, which provides millions of abortions in third-world countries. By Martin Bürger Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post at LifeSiteNews. OTTAWA, Canada, June 10, 2020 – The Canadian government led by Justin Trudeau announced new funding of $8.9 million to international abortion organizations as part …

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Tax-funded abortions level off in Minnesota as Planned Parenthood sees another increase

Planned Parenthood received more than $600,000 from taxpayers for record-high abortion total By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) ABORTIONS FUNDED by Minnesota taxpayers in 2018 dropped 2 percent to 4,256 after rising each of the previous four years, according to a report released in April by the Minnesota Department of …

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