BLOGWhy States Aren’t Waiting on Congress to Redirect Funds Away from the Abortion Industry

By Katie Heller Posted on: | June 03, 2016

After a series of authenticated undercover videos were released by The Center for Medical Progress depicting top Planned Parenthood executives unlawfully negotiating the price of aborted baby parts, states across the country sprang into action to investigate the scandal-ridden abortion giant.

This week over at the Daily Signal, Alliance Defending Freedom Senior Counsel Casey Mattox shares why states aren’t waiting on Congress to take action to redirect taxpayer dollars away from Planned Parenthood:

“But just as the states are not waiting on Congress to pass laws limiting abortions after five months, when the unborn child can feel pain, they are also not content to wait on Congress to finally stop their citizens’ tax dollars from going to the abortion industry. Governors and state legislators have worked to redirect our tax dollars away from the abortion industry before, but in the last 10 months they have shown a new leadership that should encourage pro-lifers and any advocate of federalism.”


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Katie Heller

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Katie Heller is a native of Atlanta who found her way to the deserts of Arizona after graduating from Franciscan University of Steubenville with a B.A. in Theology and Catechetics.

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