Tag Archive for Planned Parenthood

OC Supervisors May Impose Politically Socialized Medicine

I would never have imagined that I would write this headline in Orange County, California. Long considered a conservative-republican bastion, it flies in the face of all that is conservative to have the “government” involved in the health care conversations between a patient and their doctor. But that is exactly what the Orange County Board…

OC Supes New Approach to Planned Parenthood Contract

Jennifer Muir over at the Orange County Register reports that the Board of Supervisors will be considering a new course in dealing with the mess that Supervisor Moorlach pushed them into. After Supervisor Moorlach pushed the Board in between an ideological rock and a hard place over a Planned Parenthood health education contract in March; it looks like calmer…

Planned Parenthood to Deliver Petitions to Supes

At today’s Board of Supervisors meeting Supervisor Janet Nguyen will present a Resolution recognizing Public Health Week which started yesterday, April 6th. At the same meeting, Jennifer Muir reports in the Orange County Register on the Healthy Living Blog that: Planned Parenthood supporters plan to submit petitions to Orange County Supervisors on Tuesday urging them…

Bustamante Comes Clean

I think the last time Carlos Bustamante talked with a blogger was when he dropped his now infamous “water-bra” joke on Red County’s Matt Cunningham and former LATimes reporter Christian Berthelsen in the Hall of Administration. Well Carlos had something to say the other day so I joined other local bloggers for a brief meeting…

Wiley Drake Loves John Moorlach

Pastor Wiley Drake threw his support behind John Moorlach for cutting Planned Parenthood funding.  Oh, and Wiley says Barack is an illegal immigrant and can’t be President.   Has anyone checked Wiley’s birth certificate to make sure he is here legally?   Let the Supervisors know they are elected by YOU, not ordained in their…

Supes Give Planned Parenthood 30 Day Notice

The Orange County Board of Supervisors today voted 5-0 to give 30 days for study of how to stop money flowing to Planned Parenthood  via the Coalition of OC Community Clinics.  The Supervisors argue that since Planned Parenthood performs abortions and the Supervisors don’t support abortion, then no county money should flow to Planned Parenthood. Supervisor…