Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin has been fined by the Federal Election Commission (FEC) for failing to report in a timely and accurate fashion $116,898 in independent expenditures spent in support of Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Russ Feingold during the 2016 elections, according to a settlement released by the commission.
The gag order against undercover videographer David Daleiden will remain in place.
Planned Parenthood Keystone, a Planned Parenthood affiliate that serves much of eastern Pennsylvania, tweeted Tuesday that “we need a Disney princess who’s had an abortion.”
American taxpayers will continue to pay Planned Parenthood hundreds of millions of dollars each year despite Republican pledges to defund the nation’s largest abortion organization, sparking criticism from pro-life activists.
Wendy Davis, the 2014 Democratic nominee for Texas governor, did not rule out the possibility on Monday that she might replace Cecile Richards at the helm of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America.
A regional Planned Parenthood organization serving the Northwest United States and Hawaii announced on Wednesday that it would part ways with Women’s March co-chair Tamika Mallory in the wake of her controversial ties with the rabid anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan.
Planned Parenthood is rolling out its largest campaign ever for a midterm election this year, focusing on eight states with close races for state and federal offices.
Multiple progressive groups, donors, and a powerful public relations firm are supporting student-run social media efforts to combat gun violence and helping to promote a March rally, which is being planned in the wake of the Parkland, Florida school shooting.