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Steve King

Witnesses graphically describe abortions as House opens 5th inquiry into Planned Parenthood

WASHINGTON _ The latest congressional hearing investigating Planned Parenthood switched focus from the health care provider's abortion practices to the morality and constitutionality of the issue Thursday afternoon.tmpplchld Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., held up a miniature diaper intended for an extremely premature baby, asking about what's happened to the nation's conscience. One question remains, he said: "Does abortion kill a little baby?"tmpplchld Supported by a majority of anti-abortion witnesses, Republicans of the House Judiciary Committee continued to build momentum for their campaign against the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, while Democrats...