Skip to comments.Woman Dies After Planned Parenthood Botched Her Abortion, Congress to Investigate
Posted on 07/28/2012 9:58:09 AM PDT by Kaslin
The negligence of Planned Parenthood appears to be a contributing factor in the tragic death of 24 year old Tonya Reaves. Ms. Reaves passed away last Friday after complications from a failed abortion at an Illinois Planned Parenthood clinic. Documents released by CBS detail just how disastrously the clinic responded to her medical emergency.
At 11:00 a.m. on Friday, Reaves received a second-trimester dilation and evacuation (D&E) abortion at Planned Parenthood, located at 18 S. Michigan Ave. in Chicago. Following the abortion, Reaves began bleeding heavily and it continued at Planned Parenthood for five and a half hours before a Fire Department ambulance finally took her to Northwestern Memorial Hospital at 4:30 p.m., according to Miller.Tonya Reaves underwent two procedures at the hospital, the first at 5:30 PM and second at 10:12 PM. Doctors found what they called an uncontrollable bleed during her second surgery. She was pronounced dead in the operating room at 11:20 PM.
Then, once the young woman arrived at the hospital, the reports make it appear emergency personnel had to start from scratch to figure out the extent of Reaves injuries.
Planned Parenthoods negligence has not gone unnoticed on Capitol Hill .
Rep. Cliff Stearns, R-Fla., who launched a probe into Planned Parenthood earlier this year, is now calling for a public hearing on Capitol Hill.Even if you take Planned Parenthood at their word when they claim that no taxpayer dollars are used for abortions, and I dont, it is hard to justify the federal government propping up such a destructive organization. Even more baffling is Obamas insistence that future generations be subjected to health care choices from a taxpayer subsidized Planned Parenthood.
"I would like to put them under oath," he told Fox News. "I would like to find out how they spend our half a billion dollars, and I would also like to explore some of the safety aspects, particularly in light of this death, of this tragedy."
This post was authored by Townhall.com editorial intern Kyle Bonnell .
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Planned Parenthood explanation to hospital: "We found this woman who'd been loitering way too long in our facility, so we brought her here."
Congress? Why congress? Isn’t it a crime? Or isn’t it medical malpractice? What’s congress have to do with it?
Is Congress going to investigate the murder of her baby?
Whats congress have to do with it?
Congress provides them with funding, ergo PP should be accountable to Congress. If you don't want to deal with Congressional oversight, don't accept the taxpayers' money.
Does that mean the baby survived?
Is this the type of health care Obama wants for his daughters?