Planned Parenthood to Leave Title X Program Next Week
The nation‚Äôs largest abortion provider, Planned Parenthood, has announced that it will withdraw from the Title X federal family planning program next Monday unless a court intervenes.
Lawyers representing the organization have pleaded with the U.S. Court of Appeals for a stay of a rule passed by the Department of Health and Human Services which banned all organizations that receive money via the federal funding program from performing abortions or referring patients for the procedure.
Title X provides birth control and contraceptives to those of low-income and has been praised by pro-lifers for not allowing federal money to be used in the termination of young lives.
"All Planned Parenthood direct grantees will be forced to withdraw from the Title X program by the close of business on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019," Planned Parenthood‚Äôs letter reads. ‚ÄúMoreover, Planned Parenthood subgrantees are being...
Robert Rivard wrote: .... ‚ÄúWe in Texas are in a bad place,‚ÄĚ said Jeffrey Hons, president and chief executive of Planned Parenthood South Texas in San Antonio and the Rio Grande Valley. ‚ÄúFor decades now, the right wing of Texas has known that it could not make abortion illegal, so they have worked to make obtaining an abortion impossible. They‚Äôve been very successful.‚ÄĚ...
from "Abortion isn‚Äôt illegal in Texas. It‚Äôs just mostly impossible."
From what I've heard planned Parenthood has quit Title X
https://tinyurl.com/y2dcxkhp (Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X Program Over Trump Abortion Rule)