Trump Administration Redirects $1.5 Million Away from Planned Parenthood to Pro Life Pregnancy Centers

The Office of Population Affairs at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced on July 11, 2019 the award of $13,566,000 for 29 grants to organizations to replicate programs already proven effective for reducing teenage pregnancy and behavioral risk factors leading to teenage pregnancy. California Family Council previously…

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Planned Parenthood Terminates CEO Leana Wen after 9th Circuit Allows Trump Administration to Proceed with Partial Planned Parenthood Defunding

On July 11, 2019, the entire 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the Trump administration’s defunding of Planned Parenthood in a 7-4 decision. Less than a week later, Planned Parenthood abruptly terminated Wen, after less than one year as CEO of the organization. California Family Council previously reported back in…

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Planned Parenthood CEO Leana Wen Devastated that Trump Administration Can Proceed with Partial Planned Parenthood Defunding

In a 7-4 decision yesterday handed down by the full 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the Court gave the Trump administration the “green light” to proceed with a partial defunding of Planned Parenthood. Planned Parenthood CEO Leana Wen responded by calling it “devastating” that $50-$60 million dollars will now…

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9th Circuit Court Rules President Trump can Proceed with Partially Defunding Planned Parenthood

Yesterday, a federal appeals court ruled that President Donald Trump can partially defund Planned Parenthood while the lawsuit brought against his administration by Planned Parenthood continues to move forward. California Family Council previously reported back in February of this year how the Trump administration had finalized a rule designed to redirect…

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Democratic Presidential Candidates Promise to Expand Abortion at Planned Parenthood Forum

The political arm of Planned Parenthood recently sponsored a “We Decide” forum featuring the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates. The membership forum was held in South Carolina and during the forum nearly every presidential candidate promised to protect abortion, with most of them promising to also end the Hyde Amendment. It…

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