NOTE: Two-thirds of the House needed to vote in favor to pass H.R. 3541, and it only got 246 votes.
NEW YORK--(ENEWSPF)--May 31, 2012. Statement by Cecile Richards, President of Planned Parenthood Federation of America:
“This bill would not have advanced women’s health and equity. It would have imposed harmful restrictions on women’s health care and would interfere with the doctor/patient relationship. Planned Parenthood thanks our friends in the U.S. House who stood with women to defeat this . . .