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I'm not going to attempt to parse the Planned Parenthood statement, but there are plenty of sources that point out many critical factual inaccuracies in the movie. The main problem is: The purportedly true story told by Abby Johnson has been largely debunked. Abby Johnson has been gaining notoriety in anti-abortion circles for many years, but the story she ...


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Planned Parenthood does not agree that "quota" is the correct word to use. In July 2014 Planned Parenthood acknowledged that the above image is genuine, but stated it does not represent a "quota", but instead: The entire basis of their claim was a photo of a certificate that Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains gave to a health center for ...


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The national entity is Planned Parenthood Federation of America. It does not conduct any abortions. The report says: Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) supports 59 independently incorporated affiliates In other words, PPFA affiliates itself with 59 other entities, the 59 entities collectively providing a range of "services". ...


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Planned Parenthood does not break down its revenues by service in its annual reports. Factcheck.org writes: Planned Parenthood [...] doesn’t track the total number of pregnant women it serves. All calculations are therefore highly speculative, meaning they cannot be verified. For example, the calculations assume an average cost per procedure, where the ...


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http://www.snopes.com/planned-parenthood-abortion-quotas/ It looks like Snopes did some digging and couldn't find any evidence they consider reliable. After reading the arguments, I have to agree with Snopes. The evidence for quotas is dependent entirely on the word of the accusers. Planned parenthood is a commonly used bogeyman for right wing groups. This ...


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James J. Heaney slightly corrects his information in a footnote, saying $625 instead of $650 and 19% instead of 20%. That $625 is approximately correct can be verified by Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region, which discloses their abortion fees: Fee Structure: Total prices for the procedures including the initial 1st day cost of $275 are: •Medication ...


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Not necessarily. The actual abortion is one of multiple services incurred when a client has an abortion. The 3% statistic only counts the abortion itself (page 18 of Planned Parenthood's annual report). As an analogy, when you break your arm the doctor will perform multiple services including putting a cast on your arm to heal the break. However, even ...


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