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House Bill to defund Planned Parenthood heads to Governor

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RICHMOND (WSLS 10) - The decision to continue funding Planned Parenthood rests with the Governor.

On Monday, the Virginia State Senate voted to pass a House Bill aimed at defunding Planned Parenthood affiliates while redirecting that money to other healthcare centers. The bill is sponsored by Delegate Ben Cline of Lexington.

The bill was previously passed by the House. It now goes on to Governor Terry McAuliffe.