Planned Parenthood Report: Did 328,348 Abortions, Got $554.6M in Tax Dollars

Gage Cohen | May 31, 2017 | 4:31pm EDT
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( - Planned Parenthood’s newly released "2015-2016 Annual Report" says that the organization performed 328,348 abortions in the year that ended on Sept. 30, 2015, and received $554.6 million in "government health services reimbursements and grants"--money that came from U.S. taxpayers--in the year that on June 30, 2016.

That means Planned Parenthood performed 4,349 more abortions in its latest year reported (Oct. 1, 2014 to Sept. 30, 2015) than it did in the previous year it reported (Oct. 1, 2013 to Sept. 30, 2014).

In its "2014-2015 Annual Report," Planned Parenthood said it performed 323,999 abortions in the year that ended on Sept. 30, 2014 and received $553.7 million in government health services grants and reimbursements in the year that ended on June 30, 2015.

In newly released 2015-2016 report, Planned Parenthood said it gave 2,889 adoption referrals, meaning that for every 114 abortions it said it provided in that report, it gave 1 adoption referral.

It also said that the $554.6 million in government health services reimbursements and grants it received in teh eyar that ended on June 30, 2016 equaled about 41 percent of its total funding.

This chart summarizing Planned Parenthood's funding sources in the year that ended on June 30, 2016 was published in its "2015-2016 Annual Report."

Planned Parenthood also outlined some of its activism and advertising programs, including its 300+ college campus groups.

The report states that Planned Parenthood’s college groups have five primary objectives, including: “ensuring inclusivity in the reproductive health movement, particularly as it relates to trans people. fighting abortion stigma, ending campus sexual assault, working toward a progressive policy agenda from the local level up to the federal, and building people power.”





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