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North Carolina Defunds Planned Parenthood In Midnight Vote, Overriding Veto

July 3, 2012


Huffington Post, July 3, 2012 by Laura Bassett North Carolina’s Republican-controlled state legislature voted Monday night to override Democratic Gov. Bev Perdue’s veto of a state budget that strips money from Planned Parenthood. The same lawmakers overrode Perdue’s veto and moved to defund Planned Parenthood last year, but a judge blocked the provision, arguing that […]