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How Planned Parenthood Outsmarted Its Accusers By Turning The Tables On Them

Reuters | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.29.2016 | Politics

(Reuters) - An aggressive legal strategy pursued by U.S. women's healthcare provider Planned Parenthood may have been critical in turning the tables o...

Greg Abbott Launches New Initiatives Against Planned Parenthood

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.28.2015 | Politics

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) proposed eliminating Planned Parenthood as part of a host of other measures in response to recent undercover videos filmed ...

Laura Bassett

76-Year-Old Man Bikes 300 Miles To Raise Money For Planned Parenthood | Laura Bassett | Posted 02.26.2015 | Politics

Planned Parenthood of South Texas is turning 76 this year, and so is Texas resident Gene Novogrodsky. To mark the two occasions, Novogrodsky embar...

Laura Bassett

Texas Sued Over Abortion Law Wendy Davis Tried To Block | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.27.2013 | Politics

Three major civil liberties and women's groups filed a lawsuit on Friday against the new Texas abortion law that state Sen. Wendy Davis famously delay...

Planned Parenthood Settles Alleged Fraud Case

Reuters | Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics

By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, July 24 (Reuters) - Women's health group Planned Parenthood has agreed to pay the state of Texas $1.4 mil...

Laura Bassett

Planned Parenthood To Close Three Texas Clinics | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.19.2013 | Politics

Planned Parenthood on Wednesday informed staff at three of its facilities in Texas that they would be closing, according to people familiar with the d...

Laura Bassett

Hundreds Of Texans Stage 'Citizen's Filibuster' To Protest Abortion Bills | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.21.2013 | Politics

Hundreds of Texans gathered in the state capitol in Austin on Thursday night to stage a "citizen's filibuster" of two bills that would dramatically re...

This is What Happens When You Defund Planned Parenthood

Mother Jones | Posted 05.14.2013 | Politics

In the past two years, Texas legislators slashed funds for family planning and passed up $30 million a year in federal Medicaid money, largely to sque...

Perry's Battle Against Planned Parenthood Comes At Huge Cost To Texas

The New Republic | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

Since 2010, nine states have tried to strip funding from their local Planned Parenthood chapters. Not three years later, almost all of their schemes h...

Laura Bassett

Judge Rules Texas Can Defund Planned Parenthood | Laura Bassett | Posted 12.31.2012 | Politics

A district judge ruled on Monday that Texas can legally cut Planned Parenthood out of its new state-funded health program for women, which launches on...

Texas Woman Searches For Health Care As State Officials Move To Defund Planned Parenthood

Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

By Mary Tuma When Texas decided to exclude Planned Parenthood clinics from its Medicaid-funded women’s health care program, women like Crystal Go...

Perry Nabs Victory In Battle Against Planned Parenthood

Reuters | Posted 12.26.2012 | Politics

By Corrie MacLaggan AUSTIN, Texas, Oct 25 (Reuters) - A federal appeals court declined on Thursday to reconsider a ruling that would a...

It's Time to Mess With Texas

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 10.24.2012 | Impact
Sarah O'Leary

No one among us can change the politics or the politicians in Texas in time to avert this politically motivated, disastrous misjudgment. However, we can change the tide.

Stephanie Marcus

Planned Parenthood Turns Down $500,000 From Tucker Max | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics

After the Texas state legislature cut off Medicaid funds to Planned Parenthood Texas because it offers abortion services, the family planning organiza...

Laura Bassett

Texas Planned Parenthood Clinic Attacked With Molotov Cocktail | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.27.2011 | Politics

A McKinney, Texas, Planned Parenthood clinic that does not provide abortions was attacked with a Molotov cocktail late Tuesday night, causing a small ...

Laura Bassett

Texas GOP Takes Drastic Measures To Defund Planned Parenthood | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In an attempt to defund Planned Parenthood without breaking any federal rules, Texas lawmakers passed two measures this month that will ...