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She did not care whether I was raped, or if I had sex recently enough to use the emergency contraceptive. . ‘Caring’ Pregnancy Centers will only continue to hurt women like me and this makes me angry. ” NAF CPC Patient Partnership Participant “I went to this clinic thinking I was going to have an abortion. They did a pregnancy test, and ultrasound, showed me a video, showed me pictures and a development chart, and then I spoke with someone. She told me that they did not perform abortions. They offered to provide me with clothes and told me about a home that I could go stay in until I have the baby.

S. House of Representatives Committee on government reform found that in the past 5 years, taxpayers have spent over $30 million underwriting these centers all over the United States (NAF, 2006b). This Congressional study authorized female investigators to pose as teenagers trying to make a decision on whether or not to have an abortion. The investigations contacted 23 out of the 25 CPCs in 15 states that had received grants through the $150 million “Compassion Capital Fund,” part of President Bush’s faith-based initiatives.

Certainly one of the most emotional aspects of any abortion counselor’s job is to hear the desperate stories of the women needing help while knowing that there are limited resources available to help them. One of the most difficult situations occurs when counseling women who became pregnant as a result of rape and are prosecuting their attackers. Abortion providers who cooperate with local law enforcement agencies to provide fetal tissue for DNA comparison with the suspect’s are not compensated by any agency providing victim services for those women seeking abortions.

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