Tag: Planned Parenthood

Obama Administration Shouldn’t Mess With Texas

The Obama Administration is learning that it shouldn’t mess with Texas.   Late last year, the state dropped Planned Parenthood from its lucrative contract under Texas’s Women’s Health Program. Attorney General Greg Abbott and state legislators were adamant that health providers who offered…


Planned Parenthood vs Informed Consent

Editor’s Note: The following is a Forum piece originally published by the Rapid City Journal. It was written by Elizabeth Kraus, a Republican state lawmaker who represents Rapid City’s District 33. She captured not only my attention but my thoughts and…


A third state defunds Planned Parenthood

Republican state representatives in North Carolina voted to override Democratic Governor Bev Perdue’s veto of the state budget Wednesday morning, ensuring that a provision to strip all federal and state money from Planned Parenthood will take effect on July 1. North…