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Planned Parenthood Slashed Lobbying Spending by $740,000 Last Quarter

Wisewoman3 Wrote: Apr 28, 2012 6:49 PM
Obama's position on late term abortions: As an Illinois state senator he voted and advocated for the position that if a baby survived a late term abortion and lived outside the womb it should not be administered medical care to potentially save its life the reason being that the woman had "contracted for a dead baby" not a live one. He is the best friend of the radical pro-abprtion forces.

Although the Susan G. Komen Foundation – a prominent cancer-screening organization – reversed its decision earlier this year to cut ties with Planned Parenthood, the politically charged controversy seems to have taken a toll on the nation’s leading abortion provider.

Planned Parenthood slashed its spending on lobbying in the first quarter of 2012 by 88 percent, disclosure records show.

The Planned Parenthood Federation of America and its advocacy arm, Planned Parenthood Action Fund, spent a total of roughly $99,000 in the first quarter on lobbying activities. That’s a huge drop from the fourth quarter of last year,...