Planned Parenthood Donated Millions to Virginia Governor Who Made Abortion Comments

By Zack Stieber 

Planned Parenthood Donated Millions to Virginia Governor Who Made Abortion Comments

Planned Parenthood, one of the largest abortion providers in the United States, donated millions of dollars to the Virginia governor who made controversial abortion comments on Jan. 30.

The Virginia affiliate of Planned Parenthood threw its support behind Ralph Northam, a Democrat, in August 2017, dropping $3 million and providing close support, deploying canvassers to knock on 300,000 doors and sending mailers to another 400,000 homes.

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia confirmed the donation and support to the Washington Post. While Republican gubernatorial candidate Ed Gillespie voiced opposition to abortion unless it was in the case of rape, incest, or when a mother’s life was at stake, Northam voiced support for abortion even in the second and third trimesters, despite the majority of Americans being against late abortions.

“Northam has been a key ally to abortion groups, making the issue a top priority during his time in Richmond,” the openly liberal Post stated.

Earlier in 2017, Planned Parenthood and other liberal groups launched a $2 million advertising campaign that had negative ads against Gillespie, claiming that he didn’t have the right stance on so-called women’s issues.

Gillespie responded to The Hill, saying: “It’s no surprise that Planned Parenthood would spend millions of dollars on Ralph Northam’s behalf, given his extreme positions like supporting abortions in the eighth or ninth month or just because the unborn child is a girl.”

Northam has acknowledged the support and told Ballotpedia he was proud to have the backing of the group. “Ralph is proud to have a 100 percent rating from Planned Parenthood,” his office told the website. “Ralph will continue to be a brick wall, stopping attacks on reproductive rights and access to health care.”

He also held multiple campaign events at Planned Parenthood locations in the state.

Embedded video

Caleb Hull
@CalebJHull

VA gov on abortion this morning:

“If a mother is in labor...the infant would be delivered. The infant would be kept comfortable. The infant would be resuscitated if that’s what the mother and the family desired, and then a discussion would ensue between the physicians & mother"

15.5K people are talking about this

On the eve of the 2018 elections, Planned Parenthood reminded supporters that it endorsed Northam, saying he and other candidates have “taken bold actions in support of Planned Parenthood.”

Northam caused an uproar on Wednesday, Jan. 30, when he appeared to say during a radio interview that a woman could have a baby and then decided whether to kill it or not, a radical view that critics called “infanticide.”

“If a mother is in labor, I can tell you exactly what would happen. The infant would be delivered. The infant would be kept comfortable. The infant would be resuscitated if that’s what the mother and the family desired,” he said. “And then a discussion would ensue between the physicians and the mother.”

Northam later released a statement in response to the backlash but it seemed to confirm what he said, though restricting the killing to babies with “severe fetal abnormalities” or those that doctors deemed “nonviable.”

View image on Twitter


View image on Twitter

Kathryn Watson
@kathrynw5

Northam's office responds to questions about his comments on WTOP earlier today:

See Kathryn Watson's other Tweets

His comments came in support of the Repeal Act, a Democrat-backed bill that would have changed abortion legality in Virginia.

Currently, women can have abortions up to the moments before birth but only if three doctors certify that continuing with the pregnancy would endanger the woman’s life or “substantially and irremediably” impair the woman’s health.

The Repeal Act would only require one doctor to certify the pregnancy would “impair the mental or physical health of the women” and would delete the words “substantially and irremediably” from the line referring to the requirement for a woman to get an abortion so late.

A Virginia House subcommittee that considered the bill voted 5-3 to table it on Jan. 28. The office of Majority Leader Todd Gilbert, a Republican, told anti-abortion group Live Action on Wednesday that the bill will not leave the subcommittee and no further action will be taken on it.

Views: 101

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

“If a mother is in labor...the infant would be delivered. The infant would be kept comfortable. The infant would be resuscitated if that’s what the mother and the family desired, and then a discussion would ensue between the physicians & mother"

What are they going to discuss?  The baby is born...too late to discuss abortion.  Euthanasia?  What kind of insanity is this?

The only thing to discuss at that point is murder. What else do you call it when you intentionally terminate the life of another living breathing human being?

Remember this from the 2016 Presidential debate?

Hillary has no problem with full term abortions. In fact, Baby killing is routine for these monsters.

nice guy

Virginia Governor Says He Doesn’t Regret What He Said--or Way He Said It—About Letting Born Baby Die
https://www.cnsnews.com/blog/terence-p-jeffrey/virginia-governor-sa...

That's because these people have no souls or compassion.

Let's just say the kid had down syndrome & the woman is inequipped to care for the child; for sure there's plenty of willing people & resources to take over. 

Murder (Late Abortion) by any other name is still murder.

The US military is the real culprit who fucked-upped the definition of murder. Not the abortionists. Well they're both the same. They just target different age ranges.

Any government that condones the murder of the unborn and newly born can be just as willing to murder their adult citizens! Why can't the idiots see that the Democrats are just another incarnation of Communists dedicated to bringing down America as we know it? Fucking disgusting!

Just think all the charges against Gosnell could be dropped because they would just be the same horror show this fucker was conducting! Jesus this is insane!

RSS

"Destroying the New World Order"

Latest Activity

Phyllis Maka commented on Phyllis Maka's blog post We Are Shifting This World Out Of This Old Age Religious/Bible Babbling Faggot World For All You Old Age Stuck In The Mud
"Maybe next lifetime for you. We souls have been coming here to this place and other places to…"
30 minutes ago
Sweettina2 posted a video

Interesting Times (By Design)

Jeremiah 33:3. John 3:3. Ezekiel 33. Call Him.
55 minutes ago
oldranger_68 favorited James T. Kirk's blog post What Really Happens if You Eat a Bucket of Survival Food When SHTF
1 hour ago
oldranger_68 commented on Phyllis Maka's blog post We Are Shifting This World Out Of This Old Age Religious/Bible Babbling Faggot World For All You Old Age Stuck In The Mud
"Goy...I can't even...….whoa.  We're not Divine.  We're just people…"
1 hour ago
oldranger_68 favorited Phyllis Maka's blog post Pennsylvania school district informs over 1000 families their children will be taken if parents fall behind on paying for school lunch
1 hour ago
Boris commented on Boris's video
1 hour ago
Boris commented on Boris's page Video of this morning’s fire in downtown Madison WI
3 hours ago
Phyllis Maka's blog post was featured
3 hours ago
Diana posted a discussion

Crooked Hillary Clinton Trashes Trump During Speech at Southern Christian Leadership Luncheon in Atlanta

Twice-failed presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton received the SCLC ‘Realizing the Dream’ award on…See More
3 hours ago
James T. Kirk commented on Phyllis Maka's blog post Pennsylvania school district informs over 1000 families their children will be taken if parents fall behind on paying for school lunch
"well if that dose start the revolution noting will."
4 hours ago
Paul Heid commented on Phyllis Maka's blog post Pennsylvania school district informs over 1000 families their children will be taken if parents fall behind on paying for school lunch
"I live in a small rural school district, lots of land few people. Our schools policy has been as…"
4 hours ago
Grandma Caesar favorited Doc Vega's blog post If You Don't Mind
5 hours ago
Phyllis Maka posted blog posts
5 hours ago
Nazda Pokmov commented on Boris's video
Thumbnail

Video shows Judge Gina Hawkins put hands around man's neck

"But she was one of those Affirmative Action judges who can do no wrong.....nothing wrong with not…"
5 hours ago
truth commented on truth's blog post Mueller witness George Nader charged with transporting 14-year-old boy for sex, child porn
6 hours ago
Phyllis Maka commented on Phyllis Maka's blog post The soul does NOT enter a fetus at the time of conception as many believe.
"That IS the whole trouble right there.... the majority on earth have no idea who themselves truly…"
7 hours ago

© 2019   Created by truth.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

content and site copyright 12160.info 2007-2019 - all rights reserved. unless otherwise noted