Planned Parenthood: A Case Study

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made (Bardach, 2012). The RNC and DNC platforms on federally funding Planned Parenthood are antithetical to one another. After considering the problem, scrutinizing the policy alternatives, reviewing the criteria, outcomes, and trade-offs, it can be seen that the best course of action would be to maintain the current system in place where Planned Parenthood and their patients benefit from federal funding for non-abortive services. Position Statement The Republican claim that 94% of Planned Parenthood’s funds are spent on abortive techniques is misleading to the point of deception. In this statistic, they only compare the number of abortions to the number of adoption referrals and what they consider “prenatal services” –ignoring a large number

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