Last night President Barack Obama said: “If you misrepresent what’s in the plan, we will call you out.” Obama needs to call himself out.
Here is candidate Barack Obama, July 17, 2007:
Here is President Barack Obama, last night:
Just so there is no confusion, Planned Parenthood’s Protecting Abortion Access page explains: “Planned Parenthood believes every woman should have access to the full range of reproductive health care.” There is no doubt, when you say “reproductive care” to a Planned Parenthood crowd, that includes abortion.
Either Candidate Barack Obama didn’t tell the truth to Planned Parenthood when he promised them he would both subsidize those who wish to get abortion coverage from their private insurers and create a public plan that would also provide abortions, or President Obama didn’t tell the truth to the American people last night when he promised “under our plan, no federal dollars will be used to fund abortions.” He can’t have it both ways.