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

william704 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 3:13 PM
archie i agree except for alittle revision here. "No government organization should be telling a woman what she can and cannot do with respect to her own health issues. Nor should it make funding available to fund a choice of action"
AudiR10 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 4:27 PM
Texas is not telling a woman she can't have an abortion. It's telling her that if she wants one, she'll have to pay for it herself. If you don't want something enough to pay for it yourself, you don't want it.

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...