Companies deny ties, donations

Some corporations on a list of Planned Parenthood ‘sponsors’ claim they have not made donations to the organization. A page with a list of corporate sponsors on the Washington, DC chapter’s website is removed after demands by Coca-Cola, Xerox and Ford Motor Company. A Ford Motor Company spokeswoman denies that the corporation is a donor and claims that Ford has not […]

Seeks Boehner removal

Meadows files a motion to remove Boehner as Speaker, saying that Boehner has caused the power of Congress to atrophy, “thereby making Congress subservient to the Executive and Judicial branches, diminishing the voice of the American People.” The motion also claims that Boehner has: [used the power of his office to] punish Members who vote according to […]

Third video released

The Center for Medical Progress releases third video. One Planned Parenthood official in the video discusses price per organ. I think a per-item thing works a little better, just because we can see how much we can get out of it. A phlebotomist discusses compensation arrangements: For whatever we could procure, (Planned Parenthood) would get a certain percentage. […]

California Investigates videomakers

California Attorney General Harris announces a review of two undercover videos made by the Center for Medical Progress to discredit Planned Parenthood. The investigation is made at the request of four Democratic Congressmen. Harris’ office regulates charitable organizations and will use its authority to determine whether any violations were made by the Center in its creation of the videos. […]

Texas $1.4 million fraud settlement

The organization agrees to settle a billing fraud claim made against it by the State of Texas. Investigators determined that Planned Parenthood falsified material information in patients’ medical records in order to support fraudulent reimbursement claims. However, Planned Parenthood’s spokesperson denies the fraud allegations and says the organization agreed to settle for practical reasons. Continuing this […]

Turkey to permit U.S. strikes on ISIS

It is reported that Turkey has agreed that the U.S. may use its airbase at Incirlik to launch air strikes on ISIS. Turkey’s decision comes one day after a telephone discussion between Presidents Obama and Erdogan. US officials decline to give details of the agreement with Turkey, and spokesmen decline to confirm it officially, saying it was up to Turkey to […]

Super PAC receives $15 million

The Wilks brothers donate $15 million to the pro-Cruz super PAC, Keep the Promise. Farris Wilks: Our country was founded on the idea that our rights come from the Creator, not the government. I’m afraid we’re losing that. Unless we elect a principled conservative leader ready to stand up for our values, we’ll look back on what once […]

Benghazi committee date confusion

Clinton’s campaign spokesman says she will testify publicly before a House select committee on October 22, 2015, about her role in the 2012 Benghazi attack, which resulted in the death of four Americans. However a spokesperson for the committee says the timing is not set because of ongoing negotiations with Clinton’s lawyer over ground rules. Clinton’s attorney: On the grounds of […]

Calls for Planned Parenthood investigation

Boehner seeks to investigate Planned Parenthood’s alleged sale of organs from aborted fetuses. At my request our committees have begun looking at some of the gruesome practices embraced by Planned Parenthood. I am also demanding that the President denounce and stop these practices. If you’ve seen this video I don’t have to tell you how sickening it is. […]

Apologizes for racist slurs

Hogan apologizes for racial remarks made eight years ago in unauthorized sex tape. The apology comes after The National Enquirer releases a transcript that includes the n-word. Eight years ago I used offensive language during a conversation. It was unacceptable for me to have used that offensive language; there is no excuse for it; and I apologize […]

Accuses McConnell of lying

Cruz accuses McConnell of lying to him, after McConnell says there will be a vote on whether to renew the federal Export-Import Bank, after telling Cruz there will be no such vote. Not only what he told every Republican senator, but what he told the press over and over and over again, was a simple lie. It saddens me […]

Stopped from leaving Phillippines

Brown is held in Philippines pursuant to Department Of Justice order that forbids him to leave the country. Officials prevent his private jet from departing from Manila’s international airport. The action is taken to compel him to pay back money that promoters say ius owed to them after he failed to appear for a previous appearance.

Man drowns in pool

The body of Edenilson Steven Valle is found in Moore’s swimming pool in her Los Angeles home. Moore is away at the time. One police officer indicates that the deceased may be one of Moore’s staff members. Valle’s family tell  investigators he could not swim. It is thought he may have fallen into the pool during a party. Moore: […]

Seeks sanctions against Constand

Cosby files legal documents seeking court sanctions against Andrea Constand for her alleged breach of their confidentiality agreement. The filing says Constand’s request to open the entire Cosby settlement is an “obvious attempt to smear” the performer and says she should be sanctioned for leaking the nearly 1,000-page deposition transcript to the New York Times. Cosby’s filing also says that the […]

Negotiates baby parts prices

A second video release by Center for Medical Progress shows Planned Parenthood senior medical advisor, Dr. Gatter, negotiating the sale of baby body parts with actors playing entrepreneurs from a biotech start-up. At one point Gatter says she’d like to Gatter: What would you expect for intact tissue? Well, you know in negotiations the person who throws […]

Signs 20-week abortion bill

Walker signs bill into law that bans abortion beyond 20 weeks of pregnancy. The law applies to non-emergency abortions only. No exceptions apply for those pregnancies that result from incest or rape. Abortions may be performed beyond the 20 week period if the mother is likely to die or suffer irreversible injury within 24 hours. A […]

Announce divorce

Shelton and Lambert disclose their divorce is final after a four-year marriage. They do not state when exactly the marriage dissolution became final. And it is with heavy hearts that we move forward separately. We are real people, with real lives, with real families, friends and colleagues. Therefore, we kindly ask for privacy and compassion concerning this very personal […]

To Host Video Music Awards

Cyrus will host the Video Music Award (VMAs) on August 30, 2015 in Los Angeles at the Microsoft Theater. Cyrus dresses as an alien to announce the news: Fuck yeah VMAs!!!!! #VMAs on @MTV Aug 30 at 9pm — Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) July 20, 2015

Released from hospital

Bush is released from Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine. He will be wearing a neck brace as well as a large brace at times. Spokesperson: A very grateful President @GeorgeHWBush was discharged today from @MaineMed after four days of treatment for a fractured vertebrae. — Jim McGrath (@jgm41) July 19, 2015