Planned Parenthood under siegehttp://newsandletters.org/editorial-planned-parenthood-under-siege-2/
Publisher: News & Letters
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX17911
Women, especially poor women, have already been severely impacted by an avalanche of laws that effectively strip them of being able to obtain what is a legal medical procedure. The Republican vow to defund Planned Parenthood would mean $500 million cut from two programs aimed at helping poor people: 75% from Medicaid; and the rest from Title Xthe federal family planning program that serves poor Americans.