Administration shoots down IN denial of funds to Planned Parenthood

Evidently, even if you are an extremely profitable business without taxpayer support like Planned Parenthood, you still get to suck off the taxpayer because of the government's pro-abortion policies. The Obama administration is denying Indiana's request to stop funding PP as long as they perform abortions. The logic used by the administration is priceless: However, the Obama administration has told the state it can't implement the new law, with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Donald Berwick denying a request to deny funds saying the federal Medicaid law stipulates that states can't exclude providers based on the services they provide. "Medicaid programs may not exclude qualified health care providers from providing services that are funded under the program because of a provider's scope of practice," Berwick wrote, according to National Journal. "We assume this decision is not unexpected." Berwick also said the law makes it so states can't prohibit...(Read Full Post)