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Planned Parenthood

Non-profit organization that provides reproductive health services in the U.S. and globally

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Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. (PPFA), or Planned Parenthood, is a nonprofit organization that provides reproductive health care in the United States and globally. It is a tax-exempt corporation under Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(3) and a member association of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF). PPFA has its roots in Brooklyn, New York, where Margaret Sanger opened the first birth control clinic in the U.S. in 1916. Sanger founded the American Birth Control League in 1921, which changed its name to Planned Parenthood in 1942.

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The departure of Planned Parenthoodโ€™s president, Leana Wen, underscores a central tension: Is it a political organization first, or a health organization? And..
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Dr. Leana Wen is leaving her role as president of Planned Parenthood after less than a year, citing "philosophical differences." CBS News reporter Kate Smith..
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For now, will use emergency funds to replace federal dollars it will lose due to the move, saying it won't keep women from learning of legit medical options
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Donald Trump, John Paul Stevens, Planned Parenthood: Hereโ€™s what you need to know.
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The leader of reproductive services provider Planned Parenthood Federation of America and its political arm said on Tuesday that she was leaving both..
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Planned Parenthood has removed Dr. Leana Wen as president of the organization. This comes as Planned Parenthood and the future of abortion has come under the..
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Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a leading provider of reproductive services, and its political arm, the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, said on Tuesday..
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Planned Parenthood president Leana Wen says she was removed from her role due to "philosophical differences" with the board of the reproductive giant.
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Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a leading provider of reproductive services, and its political arm, the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, said on Tuesday..
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The leadership change comes as battles over access to abortion have intensified
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Dr. Wen was the first physician in nearly 50 years to lead the organization. The group is replacing her at a time when states are passing new laws to restrict..
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