Money for Baby Tissue is "Valid Exchange" Says Planned Parenthood Executive Who Won't be "Bullied by Ridiculous Laws"
By Cheryl Sullenger
Washington, DC - Today the Center for Medical Progress released Episode 4 of the "Human Capital" documentary web series, and the 10th video so far in the Planned Parenthood baby parts scandal.
The video focuses on conversations with a number of Planned Parenthood executives who discuss the matter to "remuneration," or financial compensation, for aborted baby tissue.
A "Go for it!" message is clearly conveyed by Deb VanDerhei, National Director of the Consortium of Abortion Providers, (CAPS), which is a committee within Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA). However, throughout her conversations, fear of "New York Times headlines" and Congressional hearings tempered her language related to the selling baby parts.
"Headlines would be a disaster," said VanDerhei.
This concerns is expressed also by Carolyn Westhoff, Senior Medical Advisor for PPFA, who incidentally guaranteed to a potential buyer that the tissue they provide - whether it be cardiac, eyes, spinal cords, or gonads - are fresh.
"Obviously, we would have the potential for a huge P.R. issue by doing this," she said, speaking of selling fetal parts while swilling down a cocktail.
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