Texas Pulls Medicaid Funds for Planned Parenthood

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Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America Inc., speaks during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing in Washington on Sept. 29, 2015.

Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Texas became the latest and biggest U.S. state to cut off funding for Planned Parenthood, saying the women’s health group is no longer eligible for Medicaid payments.

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