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  1. ERLC endorses bill to defund Planned ParenthoodThe Southern Baptist...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Florida Baptist Witness

    The Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission endorsed legislation to defund Planned Parenthood on the same day a fourth video was released showing an official of the abortion organization discussing trade in baby body parts. ERLC President Russell Moore wrote the leaders of both houses of Congress on July 30 to announce the entity's support for a bill to eliminate federal funding for the Planned Parenthood Federation of America and its affiliates.


  2. Senate to vote on Planned Parenthood funding: What's at stake?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Christian Science Monitor

    The Senate is scheduled to vote Monday afternoon on a bill to end federal funding of Planned Parenthood, amid an uproar following the release by an anti-abortion group of controversial, secretly-recorded videos that claim to show officials from the family-planning group discussing the illegal sale of fetal organs. Planned Parenthood disputes the group's claims and says that the video's subjects were talking about legal donation of fetal tissue for medical purposes.


  3. Smart Bombs: Congress unlocked fetal cells - Sun, 02 Aug 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    The popular conservative blog says this about Planned Parenthood: "Our muddy moral moment might obscure this searing truth: we are not simply keeping up to speed with the Nazis. We are outpacing them.


  4. White House defends Planned Parenthood not aborted babies sold for body partsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 |

    Thursday evening White House press secretary Josh Earnest caalled "foul" on the undercover videos of Planned Parenthood . Earnest says the videos are "fraudulent" as he defended maintaining federal funding for the nation's largest abortion provider.


  5. Erick Erickson: Shut down gov't over Planned Parenthood fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Hill

    Conservative political blogger Erick Erickson is urging Congress to shut down the government in October over taxpayer funding for Planned Parenthood. "The budget and appropriations fights are forthcoming.


  6. House Trannies: Why Do Some Female Reps Identify As CongressMAN?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Daily Caller

    Has the coming out party for a certain Olympic gold medalist now called "Caitlyn" despite the one-eyed snake between "her" legs sowed gender confusion on Capitol Hill? Tennessee GOP Rep. Marsha Blackburn , whose website says Congressman Marsha Blackburn, told The Mirror that congresswoman is a politically correct "misnomer" because serving in the House is "not a gender specific job. You don't call female senators 'Senatresse' or female governors 'governesse.'


  7. Newsflash: Cin. Cop Indicted for Murder, GOP's Attack on...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 |

    ... of attacks on Planned Parenthood: Senators Joni Ernst of Iowa and Deb Fischer of Nebraska, and Representative Diane Black of Tennessee. The vast majority of the opposition to Planned Parenthood is still vastly male (and white). Meanwhile, supporters ...


  8. GOP bill blocks Obama plan to water down pledge taken by new U.S. citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Washington Examiner

    More than two dozen House Republicans have proposed a bill that would prevent the Obama administration from changing the Oath of Allegiance that people take when becoming naturalized U.S. citizens. The bill from Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., is a reaction to last week's announcement that the Obama administration's U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services wants to water down the oath.


  9. Black attacks Congress' inactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Lebanon Democrat

    Congressman Diane Black's push to defund Planned Parenthood amid national attention and criticism failed to receive action Wednesday from the U.S. House of Representatives before its August recess. Last week, Black introduced the Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015, which would temporarily halt all federal funding for the organization for a year while Congress conducts an investigation into the group's activities.


  10. GOP: This Is 2nd Most Effective GOP Congress In HistoryRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Sweetness & Light

    Has Obama made a statement warning about how we need to guard against a backlash against the police? Has he... But don\'t worry. He is still going to run for re-election.


  11. GOP lawmaker blasts lack of House Planned Parenthood voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Hill

    The author of legislation in the House to defund Planned Parenthood in the wake of controversial videos lamented the lack of a vote before the chamber departs for a monthlong summer break. "I stand here profoundly disappointed that the House will leave town today without taking a vote on my legislation to defund Planned Parenthood," Rep. Diane Black said on the House floor on Wednesday. 11 comments

  12. Paula s push on Planned Parenthood could go bust ahead of GOP debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Washington Post

    Sen. Rand Paul pushed Senate leaders this week to allow a vote to end federal funds for Planned Parenthood in exchange for supporting a three-year highway funding bill. But now the Senate is poised to defeat his bill just as the GOP presidential contender is gearing up for his first debate.


  13. Senate GOP set to call vote on bill to defund Planned ParenthoodRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Washington Times

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , Kentucky Republican, said the Senate will vote next week on S. 1881, introduced by Sen. Joni Ernst , Iowa Republican, and two dozen co-sponsors. The bill will defund Planned Parenthood and redirect those millions of federal dollars to thousands of community health care centers and hospitals that provide health services, Ms.


  14. GOP Wants Women To Lead Its Planned Parenthood FightRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | FITSNews

    The "Republican" Party is looking for female lawmakers to lead its fight against Planned Parenthood , the government-subsidized abortion provider that's mixed up in a scandal over the harvesting and sale of body parts from aborted fetuses. Earlier this month the non-profit organization Center for Medical Progress released a shocking undercover video exposing the scam.


  15. Republican leaders plot a careful course on Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Washington Examiner

    As more Republican lawmakers demand Congress immediately take up legislation to strip federal funding from Planned Parenthood in the wake of new undercover videos revealing the sale of fetal tissue, GOP leaders are seeking a slower path to passage that can draw wide support. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said "it's our plan" to hold a vote on a measure to stop federal funding of the organization before the chamber adjourns for the summer on Aug. 7, but not before the language was carefully crafted Tuesday by a working group of lawmakers led by Republican Sens. Rand Paul of Kentucky and Joni Ernst of Iowa.


  16. Overnight Healthcare: Senate to vote on defunding Planned ParenthoodRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Hill

    MEANWHILE, HOUSE HOLDS BACK: Don't expect a vote to defund Planned Parenthood in the House before its August recess, a GOP leadership aide said Tuesday. There is pressure on Speaker John Boehner to defund the organization, but he still believes that the "political reality" means that it's best to wait out the investigations.


  17. Rand Paul References Obamacare in Planned Parenthood FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | News Max

    Republican candidate for president Rand Paul, a senator from Kentucky, referenced Obamacare Tuesday in his argument to defund Planned Parenthood. Paul, according to Politico, said on WSC-FM the Affordable Care Act essentially negates the need for the government having to feed money to the controversial organization that provides abortions.


  18. House vote to defund Planned Parenthood unlikely before recessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Hill

    The House appears unlikely to vote on defunding Planned Parenthood before the August recess despite mounting pressure on Speaker John Boehner . Sen. Rand Paul announced at an anti-abortion rally outside the Capitol on Tuesday that the Senate would vote to defund the group before leaving town for a five-week recess.


  19. Horror: Third Planned Parenthood Video Captures Abortionists Procuring Fetal Tissue for ProfitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Townhall

    In baseball, three strikes means you're out. Hopefully the same is true for Planned Parenthood, who as of Tuesday morning has now been exposed three times negotiating the sale of fetal body parts.


  20. How Much Planned Parenthood is Really Costing You | Brooke CarlucciRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Townhall

    Planned Parenthood, the organization responsible for 329,445 abortions a year, is also collecting $487.4 million dollars worth of taxpayer money annually. According to Planned Parenthood's own apologist, Media Matters, its "total revenue from abortion services was approximately $164,154,000," a year.