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Planned Parenthood Action Fund Statement on Trump’s “Lewd” Comments

Contact: Planned Parenthood Action Fund Media Office, 212-261-4433

For Immediate Release: 10.08.16

Washington, DC --- Today, the Washington Post broke the story of presidential candidate Donald Trump’s extremely vulgar comments about women. Planned Parenthood Action Fund issued the below statement in response.  


Statement by Dawn Laguens, Executive Vice President of Planned Parenthood Action Fund:


"What Trump described in these tapes amounts to sexual assault. Trump's behavior is disgusting and unacceptable in any context, and it is disqualifying for a man who is running for president of this country.

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Planned Parenthood Action Fund is an independent, nonpartisan, not-for-profit membership organization formed as the advocacy and political arm of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. The Action Fund engages in educational and electoral activity, including voter education, grassroots organizing, and legislative advocacy.