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A Pro-Life Reminder for Planned Parenthood: Don’t Mess With Texas

Tired in Texas Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 4:25 PM
Archie, how do you equate "healthcare" with abortion? It has been statistically proven that there is a greater occurance of cancer in women who have had an abortion compared to women who have not; a high percentage of women who have had an abortion suffer from depression for many years. The State of Texas has implemented a program whereby women will be able to see doctors for exams and treatment of all ailments, not just the treatment of an unwanted pregnancy, which is what Planned Parenthood treats.

In the days leading up to the 40th commemoration of Roe v. Wade, the pro-life cause is winning the legal war against America’s largest abortion provider. As reported recently in the Texas Tribune, the State of Texas has won round one in the battle to defund abortion providers.

In 2011, the Texas legislature passed what is called the “Affiliate Ban Rule,” which prohibits any health provider affiliated with abortion, including Planned Parenthood, from participating in the state’s Women’s Health Program. In April 2012, a Texas judge granted a preliminary injunction to Planned Parenthood TX, exempting them from the new...