CONCERNED WOMEN FOR AMERICA Legislative Action Committee

  • Connect with CWA:

Stay Informed for the Election Year! Get the latest information from Washington affecting your family, and learn how you can pray, take action, and make a difference in 2016.

STAY INFORMED

Cutting the Cord: The Case for Defunding Planned Parenthood

Cutting the Cord: The Case for Defunding Planned Parenthood
Print Friendly

Planned Parenthood, widely viewed as the nation’s leading provider of women’s health and contraception services, supposedly targets their congressional funds (a record $363 million from government grants and other taxpayer funds in 2008-2009) for “reproductive health care.” It’s a carefully cultivated, albeit perfidiously disingenuous, public relations campaign that hides the fact that it is the nation’s largest surgical abortion provider, performing over 324,000 abortions from 2008-2009. Planned Parenthood claims that no federal money goes for abortions. Such claims are more than a bit disingenuous; while that statement is technically true, it hides the reality of gaping loopholes. The claim is nothing more than a bookkeeping allocation – federal funds applied to overhead costs, etc., free up other money to enable them to profit from the abortions that they perform.

“[W]e’re giving [Planned Parenthood] approximately $42,000 an hour, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 52 weeks a year. This is a cash cow for [Planned Parenthood]; they’re lined up at the federal trough.” – Mark Crutcher, Life Dynamics


The February Family Voice Insight, “Cutting the Cord: The Case for Defunding Planned Parenthood, is published for the Web via Adobe Acrobat. The Acrobat Reader is available for free by visiting Get.Adobe.com/Reader/





Subscribe to updates and alerts

Let the People Decide!

The future of the Supreme Court and our form of government is at stake!

Add your name to our petition asking senators to let the people decide the type of justice to the Supreme Court they want through their vote for president in the next election!

Sign Today!

Stand with us to protect the American family

Give Now

Young Women for America

ywa sidebar
YWA is a student-oriented initiative that is geared toward high school and college campuses to bring active groups of young like-minded women together to promote conservative values to their schools and the nation.

Learn More