This is a typical BIG government move with Planned Parenthood receiving $500,000 last year they turn around and donated to politicians who support their cause. This is YOUR money they’re using to elect these candidates!
Planned Parenthood donated $679,596 through its PACs and affiliates to pro-choice candidates in the 2014 election cycle, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, a research group that tracks money in U.S. politics.
The Center for Responsive Politics compiled the data using figures released by the Federal Election Commission and the Internal Revenue Service.
Here are the biggest recipients of funds from Planned Parenthood:
Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., received $22,290.
Democrat Michelle Nunn, who ran unsuccessfully against Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga., received $16,550.
Rep. Tim Bishop, D-N.Y., who was unseated in the 2014 election, received $16,200.
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., received $15,999.
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., received $15,299.
Alison Lundergan Grimes, Kentucky’s Democratic secretary of state who unsuccessfully challenged Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, received $14,350.
Former Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., who lost his re-election bid, received $14,200.
Former Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., also unseated in the 2014 election, received $12,811.
Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., received $10,999.
Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, D-Ariz., received $10,850.
Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., received $10,499.
Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., received $10,300.
Rep. Marc Veasey, D-Texas, received $10,300.
Rep. Scott Peters, D-Calif., received $10,291.
Former Rep. Dan Maffei, D-N.Y., who lost his re-election bid in 2014, received $10,250.
Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., received $10,057.
Reps. Julia Brownley, D-Calif.; Lois Capps, D-Calif.; Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn.; Sean Patrick Maloney, D-N.Y.; Patrick Murphy, D-Fla.; and Raul Ruiz, D-Calif., and former Reps. Carol Shea-Porter, D-N.H., and Joe Garcia, D-Fla., each received $10,000.
According to the Center for Responsive Politics, the lone Republican recipient of Planned Parenthood funds was Rep. Richard Hanna, R-N.Y., who received $2,823.
Via: Daily Signal