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Planned Parenthood Appeals Arizona Abortion Restrictions

AP | ASTRID GALVAN | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) — Planned Parenthood Arizona filed an appeal Tuesday after a federal judge refused to temporarily block the nation's most stringent res...

CREDO Mobile Announces Big Donations To Embattled Progressive Groups

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 02.06.2014 | Politics

The wireless carrier CREDO is making major donations to three progressive nonprofits this month to boost their respective efforts against what the com...

GOP Leaders Still Don't Get It

Dawn Laguens | Posted 05.18.2013 | Politics
Dawn Laguens

Until the Republican Party's leadership and standard-bearers reflect the views of the national electorate -- and even their own members, they are destined to repeat the mistakes -- and the outcome -- of the 2012 election.

Laura Bassett

House Republicans Offer Dueling Bills To Defund Planned Parenthood

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

House Republicans are so eager to strip federal family planning funds from Planned Parenthood that two of them have introduced identical bills to do s...

Laura Bassett

Republicans For Planned Parenthood: 'We're An Endangered Species'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.23.2012 | Politics

Kevin Curtis of Cazenovia, N.Y., a lifelong conservative and an elder in the Presbyterian church, describes himself as a "personal responsibility, per...

Laura Bassett

GOP Spending Bill Would Cut Family Planning Programs, Up Abstinence Education

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-Mont.) released a labor, health and education spending bill on Tuesday that would defund Planned Parenthood and Title X, block t...

Laura Bassett

Planned Parenthood In Ohio, Wisconsin Under Legislative Fire

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 04.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON-- The GOP may insist that there is no war on women, but the campaign against Planned Parenthood, which provides health care to one in five ...

Angry at Komen? You Should Be Furious at Mitt Romney and the GOP

Michael Keegan | Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics
Michael Keegan

The shock of the revelation of Komen's new policies only highlighted how numb many of us have become to the larger, unrelenting attacks on women's health by right-wing elected officials.

Laura Bassett

The State War On Planned Parenthood Heats Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics

When 21-year old Christina Martel would renew her birth control prescription at Planned Parenthood, it was usually a relatively simple affair. But thi...

Laura Bassett

Texas GOP Takes Drastic Measures To Defund Planned Parenthood

HuffingtonPost.com | 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 ...

Planned Parenthood May Take North Carolina To Court Over Funding Cut

Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

By Jim Brumm WILMINGTON, North Carolina -– Planned Parenthood said on Thursday it is considering a legal challenge of North Carolina's decisi...

Laura Bassett

North Carolina GOP Overrides Veto, Axes Planned Parenthood Funding

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

Republican state representatives in North Carolina voted to override Democratic Gov. Bev Perdue's veto of the state budget Wednesday morning, ensuring...

Laura Bassett

Unintended Pregnancies Cost Taxpayers $11 Billion A Year: Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.24.2011 | Politics

During a recent debate over a bill that would make it necessary for women to buy separate, abortion-only insurance policies to cover the expensive pro...

Respecting Women

Pat Waak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Pat Waak

This legislation and debate isn't really about Planned Parenthood. It isn't really about abortion. It isn't about even birth control. It has always been about controlling women.

The Top 10 Names for the "Pro-Life," Pro-Cancer, Pro-UTI, Anti-Planned Parenthood Amendment

Katie Halper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Katie Halper

Nothing says "sanctity of life" better than cervical cancer, breast cancer, and HIV!

The Conservative War Against Planned Parenthood

Bill de Blasio | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Bill de Blasio

As the conservative right steps up their attacks, New Yorkers should lead the fight to protect women and Planned Parenthood.

Planned Parenthood and Me... and You

Tamar Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tamar Abrams

My first encounter with Planned Parenthood was in 1978 as a college freshman. I recall three things from that long-ago visit.

Elise Foley

House Blocks Federal Aid For Planned Parenthood

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans voted on Friday to strip federal funding from Planned Parenthood, cutting money for contraceptives, HIV tests, cancer ...

Conservatives Suggest Planned Parenthood May Be Criminal Enterprise

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — From its defiant origins in 1916, Planned Parenthood has not shied away from controversy – fighting to legalize birth control, ...