- October 28, 2015

Feds: Kicking Planned Parenthood Out Of Medicaid Could Be Illegal


THE AUSTIN CHRONICLE — The federal government is stepping into the state’s decision to end Medicaid enrollment for Planned Parenthood clinics.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services warned Texas health officials on Tuesday that the move, which would prevent low-income women from accessing life-saving services, could put the state at odds with federal law, the Texas Tribune first reported.

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