Republican presidential contender and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal cut off the state flow of taxpayer dollars to Planned Parenthood on Monday in the wake of undercover videos outlining the alleged sale of baby body parts.
Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton defended campaign donor Planned Parenthood in an ad released Monday, despite the organ harvesting scandal that she called “disturbing” one week ago.
Labor groups sent nearly half a million dollars to Planned Parenthood in 2014, according to federal disclosure forms.
On Thursday, the White House came to the defense of Planned Parenthood calling the stream of damning videos against the organization “fraudulent.” The talking points used by the White House came straight from Planned Parenthood itself.
A Los Angeles court has issued a temporary restraining order preventing the California-based group behind the Planned Parenthood videos from releasing footage of a company that provides fetal tissue to researchers.