Care2: Sen. Franken Stands Up For Planned Parenthood

Minnesota Senator Al Franken has been an active advocate for women ever since he entered congress. He was one of the key politicians to push to have military contractors defunded for punishing rape victims who were attacked on the job, as happened to Jamie Leigh Jones. And he championed the cause to abolish the practice of making rape victims pay for the processing on their own rape kits.

Now, the Democratic Senator is one of many voices standing up for Planned Parenthood in the wake of the GOP-controlled House’s attempt to defund the health care providers.

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