“[Senator Jon Kyl’s] remark was not intended to be a factual statement, but rather to illustrate that Planned Parenthood, an organization that receives millions of dollars in taxpayer funding, does subsidize abortions,” – astatement from Kyl’s office. Kyl had claimed that abortion is “well over 90 percent of what Planned Parenthood does,” when in fact that figure is 3 percent.
Republican Representative Mike Pence “PENCE: Well, I don’t know if we’re checkmating. But we’re trying — we’re trying to score a victory for the Republican people, for — for the American — for the Republican people — trying to score a victory for the American people, not for the Republican Party. That victory is going to come in stages here.“