Planned Parenthood: More Abortions, Fewer Services
Planned Parenthood: More Abortions, Fewer Services

Written by Gary Bauer

Planned Parenthood recently released a report outlining its budget for the previous fiscal year. The nation’s largest abortion business performed even more abortions, provided fewer health services and took even more of your hard-earned tax dollars in the process.

  • Planned Parenthood “performed 4,349 more abortions in its latest year reported . . . than it did in the previous year it reported.”
  • It provided fewer than 2,900 adoption referrals, “meaning that for every 114 abortions it said it provided in that report, it gave 1 adoption referral.”
  • Cancer screenings have plummeted by 50 percent over the past five years.” In fact, total services performed — not just cancer screenings — also fell 50 percent over the same period.
  • At the same time, Planned Parenthood took in $554.6 million of taxpayer money, which accounted for 41% of its revenue, and represented a $12 million increase in taxpayer subsidizes over the past five years.

I know you are as frustrated as I am by these figures. That’s why I joined more than a dozen pro-life organizations this week urging Attorney General Jeff Sessions to act on the “15 criminal and regulatory referrals” issued last year against Planned Parenthood by a special House committee which investigated the pro-abortion lobby’s trafficking in baby body parts.

Article originally published at

IFI Featured Video
Equal Rights Amendment Brings Inequality for the Unborn
IFI Action Alerts
Take action before 01.10.19
Take action before 05.31.18
Take action before 01.05.19
Take action before 01.10.19
Get Our New App!