Promotion of Tennessee Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s Senate campaign announcement video has been blocked by Twitter because she mentions her committee’s work in stopping Planned Parenthood’s sale of aborted baby parts. Blackburn is running for the seat being opened by the retirement of Bob Corker mentions in the ad that she “fought Planned Parenthood and we stopped the sale of baby body parts.” A Twitter representative told Blackburn’s media buyers on Monday that statement was “deemed an inflammatory statement that is likely to evoke a strong negative reaction. And the that Blackburn campaign would be allowed to run the rest of the video if the flagged statement is taken out. Truth be told the liberal Twitter is simply censoring a pro-life message.
The Planned Parenthood statement was based on Rep. Blackburn’s tenure as chairman of the House Energy & Commerce Committee’s Select Investigative Panel for Infant Lives, In December 2016 the committee announced that it referred