Missouri House Votes To Strip Planned Parenthood Funding

While Missouri Senate Democrats filibustered an anti-LGBT measure Tuesday, the state's House Republicans pushed through a budget measure that would defund Planned Parenthood. Alex Stuckey reports: State Rep. Robert Ross, R-Yukon, spearheaded the move Tuesday to strip almost $380,000 out of the 2017 budget that begins July 1, saying he didn't want any state dollars going toward abortions.

  • Missouri House budget funds schools, blocks DWI checkpoints
    The House defeated a Democratic attempt Tuesday to remove the ban as Republican Rep. Rick Brattin argued that doing so would be “enabling” and “rewarding wrongdoing.” The House also defeated efforts Tuesday to strip ... of House votes is expected ...
    04/4/2017 - 9:14 am | View Link
  • Missouri House votes to repeal wage law
    The Missouri House took a key first step Tuesday toward repealing the state's "prevailing wage" requirement for public construction projects, the latest in a series of moves by Republican-controlled states to ... [Read More]
    12/30/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Votes on union fees, abortion changes face Missouri Legislature deadline
    Here's a breakdown of some of the issues still on the table: Lawmakers passed a budget that includes provisions to end funding for non-abortion services at Planned Parenthood ... house guests and broadening so-called "stand your ground" laws to strip ...
    05/8/2016 - 6:04 pm | View Link
  • Missouri lawmakers consider abortion legislation as session closes
    With three weeks left in Missouri's legislative session, some lawmakers continue to push measures that address the handling of remains of aborted babies and a plan to strip ... Planned Parenthood officials discussing the sale of fetal body parts. The House ...
    04/21/2016 - 5:29 am | View Link
  • Missouri House votes to defund Planned Parenthood, eliminates $380,000 in funding
    The Missouri House voted to strip roughly $380,000 in Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood from its 2017 budget this week, the Joplin Globe reports. The first of the amendments strips about $380,000 from the sections in the department’s budget about ...
    03/10/2016 - 7:17 am | View Link
  • More
  • Texarkana Gazette | Texarkana Breaking News
    The Texarkana Gazette is the premier source for local news and sports in Texarkana and the surrounding Arklatex areas.
    05/17/2017 - 4:34 pm | View Website
  • johncombest.com
    Monday, May 15 AP: More price hikes likely for Obamacare markets; Missouri among eight states down to one insurer Drebes: Help wanted: The Nature ...
    05/17/2017 - 7:01 am | View Website
  • News Tribune | Central MO Breaking News
    Your source for local news, sports, high school sports and weather in and around Jefferson City, Columbia, Fulton and the Lake of the Ozarks. All of Mid-Missouri.
    05/17/2017 - 3:12 am | View Website
  • Tim Bernard 's Home Page
    Last Update 5/15/2017 my video/writing 5/13 (Français Texte) by Tim Bernard A Walk thru the Stars and Time
    05/17/2017 - 2:15 am | View Website
  • Communities — Voices and Insights
    If you are tired of all the business as usual luxury brands then you might want to look into the 2017 Genesis G90. It fits the bill in the sedan world and is a brand ...
    05/16/2017 - 7:41 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Politics News