Hot News Stories (5/27/14)

Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI)
In 2006, the State of Michigan spent $5 million to fund family planning and contraception. In 2013, it was $692,300. And while the state cut funding for women’s health by a devastating 99%, the abortion rate in Michigan’s poorest city soared to three times the state rate.

CBS Local (Concord, NH)
Anti-choice protestors outside the Planned Parenthood clinic in Manchester, N.H., have led state lawmakers to craft a bill that will create buffer zones outside New Hampshire facilities that perform abortions. The bill currently awaits the Governor’s signature.

WFAA (Dallas, TX)
A Dallas family planning clinic that provides abortion services is closing following the passing of an anti-choice bill, put into effect in November, that tightened the restrictions on clinics across the state.


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