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Planned Parenthood announces highest election spending in its history

Planned Parenthood announced this week that it plans to spend $45 million to support pro-abortion candidates at the presidential, congressional,... Read more

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Teen arrested for Planned Parenthood attack in Delaware

An 18-year-old man is being held in custody and is charged with federal crimes after he allegedly threw an incendiary... Read more

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Planned Parenthood annual report: More government money, more abortions

The nation’s largest abortion provider released its 2018-19 annual report on Jan. 6, showing significant increases both in the number... Read more

Teens deserve better than Planned Parenthood in LA schools, critics say

As Planned Parenthood prepares to open as many as 50 centers in Los Angeles public high schools, critics are warning... Read more

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Senate confirms pro-life lawyer as federal judge

The Senate on Thursday confirmed Sarah Pitlyk, a Catholic lawyer and former special counsel at the Thomas More Society, a legal... Read more

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US House oversight committee hears testimony on abortion regulation

Members of the House Oversight and Reform Committee heard testimony Thursday on abortion from a new mother, as well as... Read more

David Daleiden.

Court rules Daleiden's undercover videos caused 'substantial harm' to Planned Parenthood

A pro-life organization said that “justice was not done,” after federal court found that pro-life advocate David Daleiden’s Center for... Read more

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Congressional committee examines state pro-life measures

A House of Representatives committee will hold a hearing on Thursday to investigate restrictions on abortion clinics passed in pro-life... Read more

Pennsylvania State Rep. Brian Sims.

Doxing state Rep. Brian Sims apologizes, five months later

Rep. Brian Sims (D-Philadelphia), the subject of an unrelated ethics investigation, wrote a card to the Garecht family of Pennsylvania in... Read more

Planned Parenthood in St. Louis, Missouri.

Missouri's last abortion clinic could be closed after state hearing

A hearing began on Monday in Missouri to determine the fate of the state’s last remaining abortion clinic.  Read more

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Supreme Court to hear Louisiana abortion law appeal

The Supreme Court will consider an abortion case this term after it announced on Friday that it will hear a... Read more

The exterior of the new Planned Parenthood Reproductive Clinic location is seen Oct. 2, 2019 in Fairview Heights, Illinois.

Abortion 'mega-clinic' to open in Illinois after Missouri restrictions

Planned Parenthood announced Wednesday the opening of an 18,000 square foot, $7 million “mega” abortion clinic in southern Illinois, just... Read more

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HHS allocates $33m previously meant for Planned Parenthood

The Department of Health and Human Services announced on Monday that is allocating $33.6 million in Title X funding previously... Read more

Closed and abandoned Planned Parenthood building.

Study finds U.S. abortion rates at all time low

The report from the Guttmacher Institute, the research arm of Planned Parenthood, found that the total number of abortions fell... Read more

Leana Wen speaks at a press conference in Washington DC May 23, 2019.

Ousted Planned Parenthood president says board violating contract on terms of exit

Dr. Leana Wen, the former president of Planned Parenthood whom the board fired in July amid a dispute over the... Read more

Following state, federal funding cuts, two abortion clinics close in Cincinnati

In response to new federal and state regulations restricting funding of abortion clinics, Planned Parenthood announced Monday that two of... Read more

In response to restrictions, Planned Parenthood expands telemedicine program

After several months of new pro-life legislation aimed at restricting abortion or defunding Planned Parenthood, the organization’s national branch has... Read more

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Analysis: What is next for pro-life legislation?

A Missouri decision this week calls into question whether any legislation is possible on abortion in the first two trimesters... Read more

Katy Perry, a signatory of the Planned Parenthood petition, performs in concert at Madison Square Garden.

Musicians sign Planned Parenthood protest of pro-life laws

Jeanne Mancini, president of the March for Life, called the signers “wildly out of touch” with the views of most Americans.  Read more

Sign outside a Planned Parenthood faculty.

A model of despair: Planned Parenthood and Title X

Planned Parenthood’s decision to forgo tens of millions of dollars per year in Title X grants simply reinforces its commitment... Read more