Hillary, DNC, Bernie (or the primary ended in 2016, get over it already)

As we’ve come to expect from the left and the right, another attack on Hillary Clinton has arrived. 

This time it is about the ‘rigged’ primary. I have collected some twitter threads of facts so that you can have an informed opinion instead of just jumping on the hate-train.

I know some (maybe a lot) of these tweets are snarky but the facts are still there. 


The beginning of the end? 

I don’t know how factual this all is but I wanted to save it. It made me feel better and hopeful. 

Day 42

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What it means to defund Planned Parenthood


The GOP is hell bent on “defunding” Planned Parenthood, but most people don’t actually know what that means. No federal money is donated to or designated for PP. The federal money PP gets is from medicaid and title X reimbursement.
A low income patient comes in -> they get whatever treatment -> PP files a claim through medicaid or title X like they would with an insurance company -> PP is reimbursed for services provided.

One big thing to note, the reimbursement does not cover the full cost of services. This is the big reason PP is so important. Because of the philanthropy side of it, they can take care of medicaid and title X patients. The donations, private donations, can cover what the reimbursement fails to cover. [Side note: that is also why it is good for people who have private insurance to use PP. They will reimburse in full.] Other community healthcare clinics cannot afford to take on the number of medicaid and title X patients that PP covers because they do not have the same donation support.

I give you a series of tweets on the subject.


Sources in tweets: One, two, three

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