By Dave Andrusko Tip of the hat to Tim Graham over at Newsbusters for his take down of the reliably pro-abortion Snopes.com’s latest in-kind contribution to Planned Parenthood. Writing for Snopes “Factchecker” Dan Evon took on an obviously tongue-in-cheek assertion that maybe three people in the galaxy had even heard about and (at most) one took …Continue reading "Reliably pro-abortion Snopes again recycles PPFA’s “3%” myth"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. We’re re-running this post because just last week the pro-abortion Snopes site uncritically recycled Planned Parenthood’s myth that abortion constitutes just 3% of its services. We’re starting several paragraphs in so as get to the meat of the post quicker and dealing with only one of two issues the Washington …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood’s “3%” assertion deserves “Three Pinocchios” Washington Post Fact Checker says"
By Dave Andrusko Truth be told, before I checked around, I didn’t get what was going on this week when prosecutors from three Indiana counties announced they wouldn’t defend Indiana’s new abortion law, SEA 340, against Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky and the ACLU of Indiana’s challenge. SEA 340, signed into law by pro-life …Continue reading "In PR stunt, three Democratic county prosecutors refuse to defend new pro-life Indiana law"
By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL Director of Education & Research With the bodies of more than 3.5 million unborn babies trailing in her wake, Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards stepped down this week, ending an era, but not an empire. In her 12 years, Richards not only ensured that PPFA would remain far and …Continue reading "Interim PPFA Leader still pushing abortion as Cecile Richards steps down"
By Katie Franklin When Planned Parenthood announced the closing of not one but four locations in Iowa last year, pro-lifers across the country rejoiced. The decision came in response to state legislation which de-funded the abortion giant of about $2 million in taxpayer funding. The major closures presented not just a victory for pro-lifers, but an …Continue reading "Pro-life Pregnancy Center Moves into Former Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz in Iowa"
By Dave Andrusko On Thursday the Kansas City Star provided a useful summary/update of one phase of the ongoing abortion battle in Missouri. Judy L. Thomas’s story is titled, “Battle over medication abortion rages on in challenge to new Missouri law.” As you remember, last year the Missouri governor called a special session which passed …Continue reading "Updating PPFA’s challenges to pro-life Missouri law SB5"
By Dave Andrusko With the regularity of swallows returning to Capistrano, each election cycle pro-abortion organizations contact their legion of friends in the media to announce they are about to spend a gazillion dollars electing pro-abortion candidates. On Monday PPFA’s political arm and the rest of a “progressive coalition” [Center for Community Change Action, Color …Continue reading "Pro-abortionists tout money they will spend in mid-term elections"
By Dave Andrusko As NRL News Today readers know, PPFA President Cecile Richards is stepping down next month with her future plans still a mystery. (The major media desperately want her to run for public office.) Richards, an entrepreneur if ever there was one, is meanwhile on the hustings promoting her memoir, Make Trouble. In …Continue reading "More than 7 million dead babies–PPFA “just getting started”"
By Dave Andrusko Missouri is a very pro-life state, which includes a deep concern for the health of abortion-minded women. That is why Missouri’s omnibus SB 5 law passed in 2017 during a special session of the legislature included a provision that mandates when an abortion “provider” performs chemical abortions, they must have two Ob-Gyns …Continue reading "Missouri Health Department denies PPFA application to perform chemical abortions in Springfield"
By Dave Andrusko Gosh, where have we heard this before? Planned Parenthood, which already had 16 “health centers” in the state of Illinois, quietly and without notifying sympathetic local officials, opened up a 17th. Located at 19831 Governors Highway in Flossmoor in south suburban Cook County, the 11,470-square-foot, single-story brick building is 29 miles from …Continue reading "Sneaky and stealthy as ever, PPFA opens 17th “health center” in Illinois"
By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation New concerns are being raised that Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion operation, may be embarking on an effort to bring abortions to of all places Pennsylvania’s Amish country! Planned Parenthood’s outgoing chief Cecile Richards appeared in Lancaster, PA on Thursday as part of an effort to …Continue reading "Is PPFA looking to bring abortions to Pennsylvania’s Amish country?"
By Dave Andrusko Surrounded by pro-abortionists, including outgoing PPFA President Cecile Richards, New Jersey’s new pro-abortion Gov. Phil Murphy (D)made it a point that the first bill he would sign into law as the successor to pro-life Republican Gov. Chris Christie would be to restore “$7.5 million in grants for health clinics and Planned Parenthood …Continue reading "New pro-abortion NJ Gov. restores PPFA funding"