House Amends Continuing Resolution to Defund Planned Parenthood

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011, the House revised H. R. 1473, the Continuing Appropriations bill, to say that no funds from this appropriation may be used to fund Planned Parenthood for the remainder of FY 2011. House Concurrent Resolution 36 passed by a vote of 241-179, with five Democrats joining the Republicans in support of the measure. They were: Boren (OK-2), Costa (CA-20), Donnelly (IN-2), Ruppersberger (MD-2), and Shuler (NC-11).

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