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State budget cuts may close Planned Parenthood abortion clinics in New Jersey

Catholic World News - September 23, 2010

Planned Parenthood abortion clinics in New Jersey may be closing down as a result of budget-cutting decisions by Governor Chris Christie.

The New Jersey Senate has upheld Christie’s veto of a bill that would have provided $30 million in public funding for Planned Parenthood operations in the state. An abortion clinic in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, is already planning to close its doors as a result of the cut in taxpayer funding; other clinics may soon face the same decision.

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  • Posted by: Pro Deo et Hibernia - Sep. 24, 2010 9:58 PM ET USA

    Thanks be to God!

  • Posted by: pcgondreau8983 - Sep. 23, 2010 9:42 PM ET USA

    What an excellent way to shut down these killing mills: "Sorry, everyone's feeling the budget crunch these days. Got no choice."

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