Arizona has cut the umbilical cord off Planned Parenthood, no longer allowing the organization to receive donations from state employees on the government‚Äôs dime.
Republican Governor Doug Ducey, who serves as the chairman of the State Employee Charitable Campaign, ‚Äúabsolutely supports‚ÄĚ the move to remove Planned Parenthood from the program, called the State Employee Charitable Campaign, which allows state employees to make donations through payroll deduction or a one-time payment.
Arizona‚Äôs State Employee Charitable Campaign features more than 400 organizations that are eligible for state employee donations.
Daniel Scarpinato, a spokesman for the pro-life governor, told press that state employees are still able to donate to Planned Parenthood on their own, but Arizona won‚Äôt play any part. ...