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Anti-Choice Logic: Obama Protected Planned Parenthood To Defund Community Clinics

In perhaps the most twisted argument yet, anti-choice advocates are blaming Obama for cutting clinic funds that Republicans gutted.

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Faith Leaders Denounce Budget Impasse Over Misleading Claims About Abortion

As a government shutdown looms and Congressional leaders indicate that the final sticking point in budget negotiations revolves around extreme proposals to strip funding for women’s health centers, pro-life religious leaders and leading advocates for preventing unplanned pregnancy are speaking out.

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ThinkProgress: Three Anti-Choice Republicans Tell Boehner to Drop Planned Parenthood Rider

Today, as reported by our colleagues at ThinkProgress, three anti-choice Republicans have urged House Speaker John Boehner to drop the rider seeking to defund Planned Parenthood around which the stalemate on the budget and government shutdown revolve.

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(UPDATED) Averting a Government Shutdown? GOP Says Over Your Dead Body. And They Mean It

The GOP has two words for women in America.  Drop dead.

 

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(UPDATED) The Budget Stalemate and the Major Media Fail on Riders

As the uncertainty of the very real-life drama about the budget stalemate and threatened shutdown of the federal government drags on, there is one thing you can count on. Every single major media outlet has gotten the story about riders wrong.

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What GOP Budget Cuts Mean for Kelly

I want to focus on one hypothetical woman, let’s call her Kelly, and look at how some of the proposed cuts will affect her if enacted, and, I promise, no more discussion of money for the rest of this piece.

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Save Family Planning, Save Public Health in WA State!

The King County Family Planning Advisory Board is worried about proposed WA state budget cuts, and want all WA residents to realize they should be too! Family Planning and Public Health must be removed from the chopping block!

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Bush Budget Shortchanges Women

Government budget plans overlook the needs of women. The solution? Gender-budgeting.

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