In response to videos recently released by the Center for Medical Progress in which Planned Parenthood executives discussed the harvesting and sale of organs taken from aborted babies, seven Washington State legislators have called on Gov. Jay Inslee to cease state funding of Planned Parenthood.
The letter states that the current Washington State budget will spend send more than $50 million in state and federal money to Planned Parenthood.
Governor Greg Abbott of Texas and Governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana have opened investigations into Planned Parenthood’s operations.
The letter was signed by Representatives David V. Taylor, Graham Hunt, Jesse Young, Elizabeth Scott, Matt Shea, Brad Klippert, and Gina McCabe.
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