Hot News Stories (8/19/15)Posted: August 19, 2015
Hanford Sentinel (Hanford, CA)
“Too often the debate is driven by people who only feel and comprehend one side of this argument….Abortion is not going to be made illegal, nor should it be. Abortion is not going to be broadly accepted as a moral act, nor should it be. And the minorities that believe either of those ought to happen shouldn’t be controlling the conversation.”
Globe and Mail (USA)
Women who choose IUDs for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) tend to keep the devices over several years, suggesting they’re satisfied with that method, according to a new U.S. study.
Americans, including Republicans, broadly support providing federal funding for free women’s health exams, screenings and contraception services, a Reuters/Ipsos poll has found, suggesting that Republicans could be in risky territory if they continue criticizing Planned Parenthood as a key part of 2016 campaigns.