These Doors Are Closing!
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We apologize for continually referring to Cecile Richards’ claim that, at Planned Parenthood headquarters, the mantra is “These doors stay open.”

Once again we have the pleasure of witnessing more clinic closures. In just the last two weeks Planned Parenthood has closed one clinic and announced that two more will close by the end of the month.

Planned Parenthood in Silver Spring, MD, closed.

The Planned Parenthood abortion facility in Silver Spring, Maryland, permanently closed on March 17. The closure came after Lauren Handy and other pro-lifers convinced the landlord not to renew Planned Parenthood’s lease—even though PP had operated out of those offices for 20 years. With all the revelations about Planned Parenthood’s business practices and its callous attitude toward babies, many people—including landlords—just don’t want them around. 

Planned Parenthood in Easton and Bristol, PA, closing.

In addition to the Maryland closing, Planned Parenthood Keystone announced it will close its Easton Medical Center on March 30 as well as its center in Bristol. Lehigh Valley Live reported on its website that Melissa Reed, president and CEO of Planned Parenthood Keystone, said in a statement: 

After careful consideration, Planned Parenthood Keystone has made the difficult strategic decision to consolidate health services by closing two centers located in Easton and Bristol to reduce the costs of duplication associated with running two sites in close proximity to others. This decision was not made lightly. It resulted from careful analysis of where our patients live and seek medical care as well as an assessment of how best to ensure the longevity and strength of existing health centers, in order to offer the highest level of patient care for years to come.

In other words, Planned Parenthood is seeing a loss of customers and is closing locations to try to save money. Praise God!