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OPPOSING PENNSYLVANIA OPINIONS

March 29, 2010

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On the day prior to the historic Health Care Bill vote in the House, Senator Bob Casey appeared on television and ended up the interview asserting that a new Harvard Medical School study proved that statewide taxpayer-funded coverage of all abortions in Massachusetts actually reduced abortions in that state.  (The study referred to is covered […]

Massachusetts Abortions’ Clarification

March 22, 2010

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This is in answer to comments to the previous cccf post below, which suggested links to references be provided, and querying certain cccf assertions. To Responder: Dr. Whelan’s full NEJM article may be found by googling (or any other search engine) the topic “Abortions Reduced in Massachussetts”. Guttmacher Institute, http://www.guttmacher.org, has references to several studies; […]

MASSACHUSETTS ABORTIONS NOT REDUCED BY “COMMONWEALTH CARE”

March 21, 2010

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Dr. Patrick Whelan got it wrong in his March 17th article in the New England Journal of Medicine/Health Care Reform Center (online) entitled “Abortion Rates and Universal Health Care”.  Dr. Patrick’s conclusion that the Massachusetts case implies that universal health care will not increase abortions in America was cited by Senator Bob Casey on television […]

PELOSI’S CALIFORNIA SETS PRECEDENT FOR NATION-WIDE ABORTION FUNDING

March 12, 2010

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The Guttmacher Institute estimates that California’s annual abortions total 208,000 per year.  (California – hiding its shame – has not reported abortion statistics to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control/CDC in over a dozen years; in 1997 the total reported by California to the CDC was 310,000 abortions for that year, three times more than […]

TAXPAYERS IN 17 STATES ALREADY FUND c. 250,000 ABORTIONS A YEAR.

March 6, 2010

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An opinion editorial in the Wall Street Journal today (3/5, 2010 “Abortion & The Health Bill”, by Charmaine Yoest) explained that the Hyde Amendment dated to the 1970s when Congress discovered that “Medicaid was paying for nearly 300,000 abortions a year, (which) had not been an intended outcome of the 1965 Medicaid program”. The Hyde […]

POTENTIAL D&E DESTRUCTION OF AUTISM INFANTS – NEXT

March 3, 2010

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Over 92% of infants in the womb who are detected with Down syndrome are aborted by D&E before birth, usually in the second trimester of gestation, near or at the period of their viability.  The D&E (dilation & evacuation) Dismemberment medical methodology comprises shredding the limbs of the infant from his or her torso, crushing […]