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Seattle-based Planned Parenthood affiliate ventures into Indiana and Kentucky, giving a blue-state boost to red-state clinics

Chris Charbonneau, CEO Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands (PPGNHI), poses for a portrait at Planned Parenthood Seattle Health Center on Oct. 7, 2019. PPGNHI will be merging with Kentucky and Indiana to create a new alliance. 211696

The pending merger plunges the Seattle-based affiliate deep into the abortion wars and a struggle to survive fueled not only by increasingly restrictive laws, but fundamental changes in health care.

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