The recently failed healthcare bill The American Healthcare Act had provisions included that would have shut off the federal aid flowing into Planned Parenthood. At least for one year, our tax money would not have kept the murder factory afloat.
As I reported yesterday, big business wrote a letter pleading with Congress to keep the money coming. Now, it seems that Ryan actually has a plan to shut it down, temporarily if not for good.
The Washington Times reports
Speaker Paul Ryan said the House will use reconciliation in order to defund Planned Parenthood in the Obamacare repeal bill.
“We think reconciliation is the tool, because that gets it in law,” Mr. Ryan said at a press conference Tuesday. “Reconciliation is the way to go.”
Congress could also defund Planned Parenthood through the continuing resolution funding the government, which expires April 28. But Senate Democrats could filibuster the must-pass…