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'Almost Like a Bribe': Cecile Richards Recounts Kushner's Offer to Boost Planned Parenthood Funding If Group Ended Abortion Care


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'Almost Like a Bribe': Cecile Richards Recounts Kushner's Offer to Boost Planned Parenthood Funding If Group Ended Abortion Care

Julia Conley, staff writer

In her new memoir, Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards shares a "surreal" encounter with White House senior adviser Jared Kushner in which he reportedly offered to secure more federal funding for the reproductive health nonprofit—if it agreed to stop providing abortion care to women.