Texas’ Women’s Health Program
A federal appeals judge says Texas cannot ban Planned Parenthood from receiving state funds.
Filing a lawsuit claiming unconstitutional discrimination, Planned Parenthood is taking the State of Texas to court.
Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison has clarified her comments on the Texas Women’s Health Program.
The healthcare future for thousands of low-income women in Texas is uncertain as the federal government phases out its Medicaid funding for the Texas Women’s Health Program over the next three to six months.
Under a state law taking effect Wednesday, more than 100,000 North Texas women won’t be able to get care at Planned Parenthood clinics — which treat about 44 percent of those participating in the Texas’ Women’s Health Program.