Hot News Stories (9/16/15)Posted: September 16, 2015
The Morning Call (Allentown, PA)
With concerns over Planned Parenthood raising the threat of a federal government shutdown next month, mainstream Republican Pennsylvania Representative Charlie Dent is pushing a measure that he’s hoping could defuse a congressional standoff.
Politico (Washington, DC)
The anti-choice group Center for Medical Progress today released a 10th sting video on Planned Parenthood showing officials from the organization discussing “remuneration” for fetal tissue, giving ammunition to anti-choice lawmakers seeking to defund the women’s health provider.
NC Capital News (Raleigh, NC)
Tucked into the 636 pages of the North Carolina budget document unveiled late Monday is a provision that appears to be aimed squarely at pregnancy prevention programs run by the state’s largest reproductive health provider.