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Planned Parenthood Closing Three Women's Health Clinics in Texas


Health & Wellness  (tags: women, safety, health, government, children, babies, medicine, protection, prevention, illness, treatment, society )

Carrie
- 439 days ago - rawstory.com
It was reported on Wednesday that Planned Parenthood had decided to close three women's health clinics in Texas, just as Gov. Rick Perry signed new abortion restrictions into law.



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Roseann D. (178)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 2:09 pm
Nuts. Glad I don't live there, but if I did, I would move.
 

Laura H. (889)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 3:41 pm
Women WILL DIE because Perry is an EVIL SOB; he needs to stay the HELL out of personal lives AND keep his EXTREME religious views to himself!
"Pro-life" MY @SS!!!!
WHAT about ALL of the animals he MURDERS in cold blood because he thinks it's 'fun"?!
WHAT about the DEATH PENALTY in Texas?!

Mr. "Oops" YOU are a DISGRACE to the HUMAN RACE.
Karma knows ALL and you WILL pay...good luck with that; the gun that makes you think you are a man will not help you!
Evil scumbag; I will continue to fight for the women of Texas and ALL women!!
 

Joanne Dixon (38)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 4:46 pm
Sad.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 5:08 pm
Sadly noted.
 

Jason S. (57)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 7:21 pm
Good posting, thanks
 

Kit B. (276)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 8:01 pm

Only one of those clinics provided abortion services.

How many times do we need to say it over and over? This is not about abortion, this is about women's health and the right to make your own decisions about health and the future. Stupid people believe every word said by stupid politicians. Try explaining this to the future.
 

Laura H. (889)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 8:08 pm
This is about POWER over women; this is about CONTROL.
 

Phil Wood (117)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 8:15 pm
It was enough to make me volunteer for more clinic escort hours.
 

Vicky P. (464)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 8:20 pm
Rick perry the idiot
 

Carrie B. (306)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 8:45 pm
Thank you Kit!
 

Edith B. (141)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 9:00 pm
They continue to say there is no WAR ON WOMEN. This is abundant proof that the war is alive and well in TEXAS.
 

Susanne R. (249)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 10:51 pm
Rick Perry is the dolt who officially proclaimed the three-day period from Friday, April 22, 2011, to Sunday, April 24, 2011, as Days of Prayer for Rain in the State of Texas. I hope he officially proclaims three days of prayer for the women of Texas who have been deprived of their only source of medical care and contraception. They're certainly going to need all the help they can get! I can't wait until this incompetent fool is voted out of office!
 

Helen Porter (40)
Friday July 19, 2013, 12:17 am
YEAH, and those hypocrites will blame G-d while they break every law in the good book.
 

TomCat S. (286)
Friday July 19, 2013, 12:25 am
Go tgoRepublican HQ for your free coat hanger.
 

Patricia H. (468)
Friday July 19, 2013, 3:24 am
sadly noted
 

Susanne R. (249)
Friday July 19, 2013, 8:54 am
Good news. We don't have to wait for (and/or hope that) Texans to vote Rick Perry out of office! According to an article in USA Today "Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Monday that he will not seek re-election next year, bringing an end to his record-setting tenure as chief executive of the Lone Star state. 'The time has come to pass on the mantle of leadership,' Perry, a Republican, said at a news conference in San Antonio surrounded by hundreds of supporters. "

The mantle of leadership? Good choice of words, actually. Dictionary.com defines "mantle" as "something that covers, envelops, or conceals: the mantle of darkness."

Unfortunately, the article went on to state that: "Despite some voter fatigue over Perry, political observers said it will be hard for Texas Democrats to unravel the two-decade dominance of Republicans. 'The Democrats' problems in Texas are much bigger than Rick Perry,' Henson said."
 

. (0)
Friday July 19, 2013, 9:14 am
I'm glad I don't live in Texas.
 

Terrie Williams (772)
Friday July 19, 2013, 10:07 am
And so it begins......

Kit, watch the suicide rate and ER calls go up dramatically.
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday July 19, 2013, 10:15 am
sadly noted, thanks Carrie
 
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