Trying to unplug the GOP's time machine:
"Planned Parenthood saves lives," said Rep. Alma Adams, D-Guilford, noting that it's the only healthcare available to many low-income women and men. She said most county health departments are not equipped to offer those primary services. "Republicans claim they're for keeping government out of people's lives. Why doesn't that apply when it comes to women's lives?" asked Adams.
Because Republicans (even females) have a fundamental fear and mistrust of how emancipated women will shape our society, so they place roadblocks in their way whenever possible. Economic roadblocks, reproductive roadblocks, cultural roadblocks, etc. And our society suffers for it.
Democrats said they're also filing bills to repeal the "Women's Right to Know" act, a law that requires doctors to read a state-mandated script to women seeking abortions, explaining (among other things) that the father could be required to provide financial help and that government assistance may be available to her.
In the spirit of "women's right to know", here's what government assistance they can actually expect from Republicans:
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