Congress | A few Republicans seem hesitant to gut funding for the abortion giant
by Evan Wilt
Posted 1/06/17, 02:16 pm
WASHINGTON—GOP leadership plans to ax Planned Parenthood funding with an Obamacare repeal package, but the measure may lack support to cross the finish line.
With Republicans set to control both chambers of Congress and the White House, lawmakers have been gearing up for the first big fight of 2017 over healthcare. Conservatives hope gutting Obamacare will facilitate a laundry list of goals this year, including defunding the nation’s largest abortion provider.