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Planned Parenthood chief rebuts videos

...treating low-income Medicaid patients. By law, nearly no federal funds can be used for abortion. The group provides contraception, sexual disease testing and cancer screenings as well as abortions to 2.7 million patients annually in clinics from coast...
Nation and World
Planned Parenthood brings services to your smartphone

...same regiment of the pill, and the hormones released are localized. The visit for a self-pay patient is $45, and the contraception is affordable. Charbonneau said they've worked with major insurers in Alaska, and some patients whose insurance companies...
House chair: Planned Parenthood probe protects taxpayers

...taxpayers are not contributing to the sorts of horrors reflected in the undercover videos."Planned Parenthood provides contraception, tests for sexually transmitted diseases and abortions in clinics across the country. It receives more than $500 million...
Nation and World
Plan ahead for contraception

...her bringing attention to emergency contraception, a birth control option that has great...the demand for abortion. Emergency contraception, often called "the morning-after...RU-486 or the abortion pill. Emergency contraception is a high-dose birth control pill...
Cover contraception

...Viagra than FDA-approved prescription contraception. What irony, that our government...prescriptions for men, yet refuses to fund contraception. Furthermore, legislation prevents...insanity. Make insurance coverage of contraception a priority. J.J. Vollenweider Juneau
Organization's focus on contraception

Planned Parenthood is about contraception, not abortion. Contraception curtails the issue of abortion. The organization was developed to assist women, who tend to be the ones responsible for child rearing, options as it pertains to having or...
Free contraception mandate violates religious, economic liberties

...religious institutions, such as religious schools and hospitals, to include abortion-inducing drugs, sterilization and contraception in their insurance policies for employees. That is a mandate that violates the deeply held religious beliefs of many...
Senator says access to birth control not a problem

...senator says he doesn't think access to contraception is a problem in Alaska.In a floor...could be reduced by improving access to contraception.The issue of the state providing...Sen. Berta Gardner said access to contraception isn't the same everywhere.
State | AK legislature
Vatican: Many Catholics ignore teachings on sex

...Catholics reject its teachings on sex and contraception as intrusive and irrelevant and officials...teaching on sexuality, homosexuality, contraception, marriage and divorce.Thousands...Vatican's key document banning artificial contraception, the 1968 encyclical Humanae Vitae...
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My Turn: Murkowski's Planned Parenthood vote lets down women - again

...on access to birth control called the Blunt Amendment. The amendment would have allowed any employer to refuse to cover contraception or any other health service for moral reasons. After the vote, in an interview with the Alaska Dispatch News, Murkowski...


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