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Chicago, Illinois/USA - March 2, 2020: A sign for early voting in the primary elections.

'Ground Zero for pro-life Democrats': The fight for Dan Lipinski's seat

Mar 5, 2020

By Matt Hadro

As national pro-abortion groups pour money into a Chicago primary race to unseat one of the last pro-life Democrats in... Read more

U.S. Rep. Daniel Lipinski (D-IL) testifies during a hearing before the House Foreign Affairs Committee March 20, 2007 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

Religious sisters back pro-abortion primary challenger to Lipinski

Feb 27, 2020

By Matt Hadro

Two Catholic religious sisters on Wednesday expressed their support for a pro-abortion primary challenger to one of the last remaining... Read more

President Trump meeting with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in New York, Sept. 2017.

Federal appeals court upholds Trump's 'Protect Life Rule'

Feb 24, 2020

A federal appeals court ruled Monday that the Trump administration’s policy adjustments to the Title X program can stay, meaning... Read more

Planned Parenthood announces highest election spending in its history

Jan 19, 2020

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

Blue and white sign above the entrance for the Planned Parenthood clinic in Newton, NJ. Via Shutterstock.

Teen arrested for Planned Parenthood attack in Delaware

Jan 7, 2020

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

Jan 6, 2020

By Matt Hadro

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

Dec 18, 2019

By Kevin J. Jones

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

Entrance to the US Senate.

Senate confirms pro-life lawyer as federal judge

Dec 4, 2019

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

Nov 15, 2019

By Matt Hadro

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

Nov 15, 2019

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

U.S. Capitol Building, Washington, D.C.

Congressional committee examines state pro-life measures

Nov 14, 2019

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

Oct 29, 2019

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

Oct 28, 2019

By Matt Hadro

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

Supreme Court of the United States.

Supreme Court to hear Louisiana abortion law appeal

Oct 4, 2019

By Matt Hadro

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

Oct 2, 2019

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

Sign outside the Department for Health and Human Services, Washington DC. Via Shutterstock

HHS allocates $33m previously meant for Planned Parenthood

Oct 1, 2019

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

Sep 18, 2019

By CNA Staff

The report from the Guttmacher Institute found that the total number of abortions fell by 196,000 over the past six... 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

Sep 16, 2019

By Jonah McKeown

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

Sep 10, 2019

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

Sep 5, 2019

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