Democrats Defeat Senate Effort to De-Fund Planned Parenthood After It Sells Aborted Babies

Democrats Defeat Senate Effort to De-Fund Planned Parenthood After It Sells Aborted Babies

By Steven Ertelt Via Life News Senate Democrats today defeated an effort to revoke taxpayer funding for the Planned Parenthood abortion business by filibustering the bill and preventing a vote on it. Republicans were unable to secure the 60 voted needed to invoke cloture and stop debate on the bill, allowing an up or down vote. The legislation follows four shocking videos that have caught Planned Parenthood doctors discussing and arranging the sale of body parts of aborted babies. The Senate voted 53-46 on the cloture motion — failing to get the 60 votes needed to stop the Democratic … [Read more...]