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Funding for Food Stamps, Planned Parenthood Should Pay for Border Wall, Republican Rep. Says

Funding for Food Stamps, Planned Parenthood Should Pay for Border Wall, Republican Rep. Says

Rep. Steve King also linked increased use of food stamps to rising obesity rates.

WNBA Team Plans to Give Planned Parenthood Major Assist

WNBA Team Plans to Give Planned Parenthood Major Assist

Meanwhile, in the latest healthcare bill draft, Republicans once again promised to defund the healthcare provider — despite its essential services that aid one in five women.

California to Give Health Clinics $20 Million to Counter Possible Trump Cuts

California to Give Health Clinics $20 Million to Counter Possible Trump Cuts

No other state appears to be developing a similar grant program.

GOP Health Care Plan: Older, Low-Income, and People with Preexisting Conditions to Suffer

GOP Health Care Plan: Older, Low-Income, and People with Preexisting Conditions to Suffer

“Make no mistake, many people will die as a result of this bill,” said Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Florida).

Trump Signs Resolution Allowing States to Block Family Planning Funds

Trump Signs Resolution Allowing States to Block Family Planning Funds

Under the Congressional Review Act, both the House and Senate had passed a resolution killing Obama’s regulation that had protected federal grants for clinics in states wanting to block the funding.

Texas Moves to Cut Medicaid Funding for Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Sees Brief Reprieve After Healthcare Bill Yanked

Planned Parenthood leaders will meet in Washington to plan their strategy for coming rounds in what they see as a protracted fight.

Kansas Senator Stands By Comparison of Planned Parenthood to Nazis

Kansas Senator Stands By Comparison of Planned Parenthood to Nazis

“Planned Parenthood is killing more people than they did in Nazi Germany,” said Steve Fitzgerald.

Texas Moves to Cut Medicaid Funding for Planned Parenthood

U.S. Judge Blocks Texas Plan to Cut Planned Parenthood Medicaid Funds

The threatened funding cut could affect nearly 11,000 patients across Texas.

Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards: 'We aren't going anywhere'

Planned Parenthood CEO: ‘We aren’t going anywhere’

"We've been around for 100 years and we aren't going anywhere," CEO Cecile Richards said in an interview.

Women Denied Abortions Face Higher Risk for Mental Health Problems

Women Denied Abortions Face Higher Risk for Mental Health Problems

Women who were turned away were more likely to report anxiety symptoms, lower self-esteem and lower life satisfaction.

Texas Moves to Cut Medicaid Funding for Planned Parenthood

Texas Moves to Cut Medicaid Funding for Planned Parenthood

Action called "a cautionary tale for the rest of the nation."

Obama Becomes First Sitting President to Address Planned Parenthood

Obama Becomes First Sitting President to Address Planned Parenthood

The president told Planned Parenthood that both he—and the Affordable Care Act—support women’s reproductive rights.

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Did Komen’s Lack of Board Diversity Cause Its Crisis?

The nonprofit organization’s board of directors is mostly Texan, homogeneous and wealthy. Here’s how the lack of diversity fueled its misstep over funding to Planned Parenthood.