Senator Marco Rubio, regarding the impending vote to stop funding Planned Parenthood with taxpayer money:
He’s right, of course. It is absolutely absurd, and disgusting, that the Democrats made the taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood their line in the sand. It proves that not only do they care not one whit about fiscal responsibility, but they also do not care about truth. Instead, the Democrats have continued to demagogue the issue, grossly claiming Republicans want to kill women, and they persist in helping Planned Parenthood push their lies.
Planned Parenthood does not provide mammograms, this has been proved over and over.Planned Parenthood is not the only place women can obtain birth control; do they think we are so dim-witted that we’ve never heard of drug stores? Nor the ‘evil’ Walmart, who provides prescription birth control pills for $4.00? Planned Parenthood’s entire existence is based on providing abortions. Funded on our dime.
Even using Planned Parenthood’s own numbers, the Washington Examiner found the following: