Articles Tagged 'pro-choice'
Planned Parenthood on the ropes as Republicans move in for knockout punch
A unified Republican government is poised to slash hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars from Planned Parenthood’s annual budget — the culmination of a public… READ MORE
Pro-life women to infiltrate anti-Trump Women’s March on Washington
Pro-life women will participate in the Women’s March on Washington later this month, sending the message that the anti-Trump and pro-choice narratives pushed by the… READ MORE
Michelle Obama tells Spanish girls how to raise kids ‘if you choose to have them’
First lady Michelle Obama slipped in a pro-choice message Thursday while promoting equality for girls in heavily Catholic Spain, giving advice on how to raise… READ MORE
Gallup poll: ‘Pro-choice’ at a record low
By theÂ CNN Wire Staff (CNN)
Â — The percentage of Americans who self-identify as favoring abortion rights has hit a record low of 41%, while those who consider themselves “pro-life” reached 50%, according to a new Gallup poll released Wednesday.
The prior record low for people who considered themselves “pro-choice” was 42% in 2009; that year 51% identified themselves… READ MORE
Head of abortion-rights group NARAL to leave
(Reuters) – Nancy Keenan will step down as head of the abortion-rights advocacy group NARAL Pro-Choice America at the end of the year, a change she said on Thursday was timed to coincide with the rise of a new generation voters.
Keenan, 60, who has led NARAL for nearly eight years, has chosen not to renew her contract, which expires… READ MORE
Ultrasound Abortion Bill Nears Vote in Virginia
ByÂ SABRINA TAVERNISEÂ andÂ ERIK ECKHOLM, The New York Times
RICHMOND, Va. â€” A bill requiring a woman to get anÂ ultrasoundÂ before having anÂ abortionÂ is poised to pass Virginiaâ€™s legislature this week, placing it on track to be signed into law by Gov.Â Bob McDonnell.
The bill, which could pass the Republican-led House of Delegates as early as … READ MORE