Tag: Planned Parenthood Federation of America

Bob Casey Was an Understated Senator. Then Came Trump.

Mr. Casey is not behaving like a senator approaching a re-election race next year in a state Mr. Trump carried, erasing any expectation that vulnerable Democrats would edge toward Mr.…
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Winners and Losers of the Spending Deal (Spoiler Alert: Trump Lost)

The White House budget director, Mick Mulvaney, argued on Monday afternoon that Republicans scored some important wins in the budget deal.Photo Workers lifted a segment of a new fence into…
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Trump Signs Law Taking Aim at Planned Parenthood Funding

Photo A Planned Parenthood clinic in New York. President Trump appeared ready to accept congressional Republicans’ idea of using a broad health care overhaul to strip all federal funds from…
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Congressional memo: Congress Is Headed to Another Government Funding Showdown

Congressional Republicans are desperate to avoid another legislative failure and demonstrate their ability to effectively govern with one-party control of Washington. Another fight over funding to keep the government open…
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It’s Democrats’ Turn to Hint at a Shutdown, Over Border Wall Funding

“Most government shutdowns occur not because of specific funding issues but because of emotions around them,” said Stan Collender, who has worked for Democrats on the House and Senate budget…
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Trump Tells Planned Parenthood Its Funding Can Stay if Abortion Goes

Photo Abortion rights advocates and anti-abortion campaigners outside a Planned Parenthood center in Lower Manhattan last month. Credit Andrew Kelly/Reuters The White House, concerned about the possible political repercussions of…
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Trump on Their Side, Conservatives See Hope in Lengthy Abortion Fight

On the other side of the spectrum among women’s groups is the Susan B. Anthony List, which has been lobbying to gut Planned Parenthood’s funding and is planning to target…
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