Although the subject of the hearing was nominally the use of federal funds, the ethics and legality of abortion itself were very much on the line.
Fifteen years after its approval in the United States, the drug mifepristone is used in nearly a quarter of all abortions, a proportion that has grown steadily even as the national abortion rate has fallen ...
An anti-abortion group's campaign to discredit Planned Parenthood with deceptively edited and dubiously produced videos continues.
Clinton: 'When they attack women's health, they attack America's health. And it's wrong, and we're not going to let them get away with it.'
The Republican plan to divert $500 million a year away from Planned Parenthood was criticized by family planning experts who said it showed a lack of understanding of how women's health services work.
The United States has a higher rate of unintended pregnancies than virtually any other industrialized country.
"We are blessed in the state of Florida to have a governor that stands for life," said GOP Rep. Jennifer Sullivan, who sponsored the bill.