Clegg said three out of four ME voters support Planned Parenthood.
Donald Trump has said he will continue funding Planned Parenthood if it stops providing abortions, prompting a swift rejection from the reproductive health organisation. Low-income women would be most affected by the proposal, according toVox, since Medicaid recipients typically earn far below the federal poverty line.
In a statement on Tuesday, Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards doubled-down on the organization's position.
The cries to defund Planned Parenthood are reaching a fever pitch and now the organization is closer than ever to losing its federal funding. Trump also said a year ago Planned Parenthood serves many important functions and does "very good work for millions of women" but should no longer provide abortions.
"The Affordable Care Act has saved thousands of Mainers from losing their lives or going bankrupt simply because they got sick", Pingree said.
Defunding Planned Parenthood isn't about stopping abortions since govt. doesn't pay for that, it's about controlling women & their sexuality.
Notorious BIG's death still unsolved
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Bilic hopes for luck as West Ham host Chelsea
The Blues have been rejuvenated under the Italian head coach, but face a test of their credentials at West Ham on Monday. Every game I play I feel more comfortable and have more belief in myself. "So I got used to the job a little bit".
Planned Parenthood provides cancer screenings, including mammograms and Pap smears, birth control, abortions, and testing for sexually transmitted diseases. "For many patients, blocking access to Planned Parenthood, to their healthcare providers, means blocking access to their only access to care".
Should the organization be defunded, Planned Parenthood has warned that the majority of its 2.5 million patients would not be able to receive the care they need at the price they can afford, and that some clinics could close. Call it $7 to account for a little growth between 2015 (the latest Planned Parenthood annual report available) and 2017.
In a statement issued on Monday, Trump reiterated his pro-life stance and said that he was willing to increase federal funding for women's health care services that are not related to abortion.
In Photos: Planned Parenthood supporters "pink out" Capitol in solidarityFrigid temperatures couldn't freeze supporters of the Affordable Care Act and Planned Parenthood from gathering in solidarity and surrounding the Read... In fact, the Congressional Budget Office has estimated that defunding Planned Parenthood would cost taxpayers $130 million over 10 years. Although the Supreme Court has overturned some of its decisions, like Plessy v. Ferguson due to the unconstitutionality of the decision, it is highly unlikely that it will overturn Roe v. Wade.
"Millions and millions of women - cervical cancer, breast cancer - are helped by Planned Parenthood", Trump said during a debate last February. In response to the newspaper, Trump said polling shows most Americans oppose public funding for abortion.
The research team used two different methods to estimate the maximum quake that could be generated when the entire fault ruptured. Scientists determined that the Newport/Rose fault was a single line by re-examining existing data and running new seismic tests.
Pakistan Rangers raised objection over the installation of the flag and regarding this, they have conveyed their message to BSF. With this, the title of the tallest national flag in India changed from the 293-foot-high tricolour in Ranchi in Jharkhand.
A Belmont woman accused of injecting her friend with heroin while she was in labor claims the court system is "ruining her life". Instead of calling 911, she attempted to inject herself with narcotics, according to court documents released Wednesday.
Clearly, the shindig was a success with Jessica later gushing in her own post: "This is what birthday dreams are made of". The notoriously private couple has been more public lately, specifically during award season and the Oscars.
The change comes after Megan Rapinoe kneeled before a US women's senior team friendly against Thailand in September. She also protested with her club team, the Seattle Reign, several times in the fall.
For Jonez, " Unsolved " marks the acting debut for the rapper who was discovered during a nation-wide casting call for the part. Biggie Smalls, aka Christopher Wallace, quickly went from honor student to drug dealer to the face of East Coast rap.
Chelsea have faced West Ham twice this season, and the Blues had to battle it out on both occasions to pip West Ham . The good news for Chelsea is that Eden Hazard will be available despite the Belgian suffering a knock in training.
The demonstrations in the US were organized by those behind the women's marches on January 21 that drew millions nationwide. Jocelyn Olcott is an associate professor of history and gender, sexuality and feminist studies at Duke University.
The premier called for attention to the risks of China's surging debt levels, which economists see as a rising threat to growth. In the process, China created 13.14 million urban jobs and increased per capita disposable income by 6.3 per cent.
Colts trading Dwayne Allen to the Patriots
The New England Patriots are trading for Indianapolis Colts tight end Dwayne Allen, reports NFL Network's Ian Rapoport . New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski caused a stir when he sent out a cryptic tweet implying he's underpaid.
USMNT to play Haiti or Nicaragua in Cleveland
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Supreme Court sends Va. transgender case back to lower court
Now it will have to review the case again because of the new guidelines issued by Trump's Departments of Education and Justice. Since then, Gavin has generally used the nurse's restroom, though the school has since installed three single-user bathrooms.
This is the fastest sprint in NFL Combine history
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No. 8 Louisville overcomes No. 19 Notre Dame 71-64
Beachem and fellow senior Steve Vasturia have helped the Irish win 79 games - a school record - over the past three seasons. The Irish continued their second-half dominance with goals from sophomore Nikki Ortega and freshman Erin McBride.