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Diane Black

For Planned Parenthood, videos take a toll in Congress

WASHINGTON �� Democrats have rallied to defend Planned Parenthood after of the recent release of two graphic undercover videos by an anti-abortion group, but the women's health care provider is feeling plenty of heat on Capitol Hill. On Thursday, Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., introduced the Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015, which would place a moratorium on federal funding for Planned Parenthood while it is under investigation. More than House 100 members have joined her as co-sponsors on the bill. The day before, Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., pulled a bill from the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee that would have provided for fertility treatments and counseling...

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