Trump administration issues rule to strip millions from Planned Parenthood
The Trump administration issued a final rule on Friday that could effectively cut off tens of millions of federal family planning dollars to Planned Parenthood and steer some of that funding towards anti-abortion, faith-based care providers.
While the revamp of the Title X program does not accomplish the full defunding of Planned Parenthood that Republicans have called for, it is a major step in that direction, and marks another major policy win for social conservatives looking to prohibit access to abortion.
Under the rule, clinics would still have to provide an array of contraceptive services but could partner or subcontract with groups that stress abstinence only or natural family planning. It would also bar Planned Parenthood and other health care providers that accept the funding from making any abortion referrals or performing abortions â€” regardless of the funding source â€” at the same...
Good, and I heard the federal funding number just this morning. I heard it real quick, but I think the number is 500M that Planned Parenthood gets each year off the taxpayers back. Planned Parenthood also gives millions in support to the liberal party, of course, each year, so cut 'em off. I know there are a lot of components to what the organization provides, but murdering innocent, helpless babys, is their main source of income, which is why they push those services so hard.