If tonight’s debate had you double-checking to make sure you hadn’t traveled back in time, chances are you weren’t alone. Every single candidate on stage proved, once again, that they want to turn back the clock for women’s healthcare, and that they remain committed to putting partisan politics between women and their doctors.
Republicans in Congress have voted over and over again to end federal funding to Planned Parenthood — to no avail. But the Republicans on stage tonight are pledged to continue the futile crusade to defund an organization that provides safe and affordable access to basic health care services for millions of women annually.
Here are just a few more of the GOP’s greatest hits on interfering with a woman’s right to make her own health care decisions:
Donald Trump said he would defund Planned Parenthood, referring to the women’s health organization as “an abortion factory.”
After the shooting at a Planned Parenthood facility in Colorado Springs, Trump talked about the falsified […]