Kasich Signs Bill Ending Planned Parenthood Funding In Ohio

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich has signed a bill ending state funding for Planned Parenthood in the Buckeye state.

According to The Hill:

“Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed a bill┬áSunday┬áto take away government funding from Planned Parenthood in Ohio, The Associated Press reported.

The bill targets about $1.3 million in funding Planned Parenthood gets through Ohio’s health department…

The legislation, which doesn’t specifically name Planned Parenthood, takes the funding from groups that carry out or promote abortions.

The Republican presidential candidate was expected to sign the measure, despite opposition from some Democrats, though he did not do so in public.”