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Defunding Clinics, GOP Governor "Throws Women Under the Bus" in South Carolina


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Defunding Clinics, GOP Governor "Throws Women Under the Bus" in South Carolina

Jessica Corbett, staff writer

In what Planned Parenthood is calling a "political stunt," the Republican governor of South Carolina issued an unanticipated executive order on Friday that cuts off public funding for his state's abortion clinics, threatening a variety of healthcare services for Medicaid recipients and others.


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And what more can be expected of South Carolina, a state that still boasts about being the first to leave the Union prior to the Civil War? A state where abject poverty is one street away from white wealth and privilege that exists in all its environs.


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Embarrassingly, this is my home state. Ugh. The land of Nikki Haley, Trey Gowdy, Mike Mulvaney, Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott (who?). This is what happens to a state when the Democratic Party totally abandons it to the Reptilians so only one voice is heard.


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Time to move to North Carolina ladies or wherever the civil rights of women are taken seriously.


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Animals are programmed to breed … no thinking required.
… but feel free to create a god to make sense of it all …


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Part of the reason maternal death rates keep rising in the U.S.

http://www.npr.org/2017/05/12/527806002/focus-on-infants-during-childbirth-leaves-u-s-moms-in-danger