US Senate passes abortion industry ‘slush fund’ COVID relief bill

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US Senate passes abortion industry ‘slush fund’ COVID relief bill

The Senate has passed the $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill in a tight vote of 50-49, without the inclusion of the Hyde Amendment provisions, which would have prevented the bill from including federal taxpayer funding for abortion. After some changes in the Senate, the bill will now go back to the House for a final vote.

SBA List Slams Taxpayer-Funded Abortion in So-Called American Rescue Plan – Susan B. Anthony List

“Shame on Senate Democrats who exploited COVID-19 relief to expand taxpayer-funded abortion on demand, breaking with more than four decades of bipartisan consensus. The strong majority of Americans, including millions of rank-and-file Democrats, oppose forcing taxpayers to pay for abortions,” said SBA List President Marjorie Dannenfelser.

Texas Planned Parenthood affiliates refuse to return COVID-19 relief funds

Planned Parenthood affiliates in Texas say they have no intention of returning funds issued to them under the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) COVID-19 relief package, despite their ineligibility to receive the aid. The loans were distributed as part of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) under the CARES Act.

PIanned Parenthood’s past decade: 3.3 million abortions and $6 billion in taxpayer dollars

Based on Planned Parenthood’s latest annual report for 2019-2020, it is estimated that over the past decade, Planned Parenthood has committed more than 3.3 million abortions and has also received nearly $6 billion from U.S. taxpayers while accumulating $1 billion in excess revenue over expenses.