APNewsBreak: Komen official quits breast cancer charity over Planned Parenthood dispute

A high-ranking official resigned Tuesday from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast-cancer charity after a dispute over whether the group should give funding to Planned Parenthood, according to a letter obtained by The Associated Press.

Karen Handel, the charity‚Äôs vice president for public policy, told Komen officials that she supported the move to cut off funding for Planned Parenthood. She said the discussion started before she arrived at the ... Full Story »

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by Barry Grossheim - Feb. 7, 2012

Damage control is always difficult, I suppose. Much worse when it is totally self-inflicted!

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