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House Votes to Defund Planned Parenthood

Posted on February 21, 2011 in National, News

An overwhelming victory for the Culture of Life came this past weekend when the U.S. House of Representatives voted to¬†defund Planned Parethood’s abortion industry and prevent other federal funds from making it into the group’s abortion business from its other departments and initiatives.

Congressman Michael Pence (Indiana) who sponsored the amendament called the vote “a victory for taxpayers and a victory for life.” He commended his 240 collegues who voted with him in favor of the amendment, trumping the 185 who voted against it.

Read more about the victory and the Pence Amendment itself, Here.