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  • 41%, a record low: Pro-choice view slides in Gallup polling

    May 25 2012 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    41%, a record low: Pro-choice view slides in Gallup polling

    Americans who consider themselves pro-choice on abortion are at a record low, according to a new Gallup public opinion poll. Forty-one percent of Americans identify themselves as pro-choice - marking a drop of 6 percent since July and the lowest percentage since Gallup began asking the public in 1995 to self-identify as pro-choice or pro-life.

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  • Komen reverses course, says Planned Parenthood still eligible

    February 6 2012 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Komen reverses course, says Planned Parenthood still eligible

    Susan G. Komen for the Cure revised a policy Feb. 3 that it had recently used in deciding to stop funding for Planned Parenthood, leaving the impression it had reversed itself on future grants to the country’s No. 1 abortion provider.

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  • Under pressure, Komen halts funds for Planned Parenthood

    Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, will no longer give money to affiliates of Planned Parenthood, America’s No. 1 abortion practitioner.

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  • Unclear if Lifeway decision impacted Komen

    February 2 2012 by Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Unclear if Lifeway decision impacted Komen

    LifeWay Christian Resources’ decision to end sales of a special-edition Bible that partly benefited Susan G. Komen for the Cure reportedly came the same month the breast cancer charity revealed it would cut ties with Planned Parenthood, but Thom Rainer can’t say for sure if the two actions are related.

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