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Carly Fiorina makes distortion of Planned Parenthood a centerpiece of her campaign

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Republican presidential hopeful Carly Fiorina has spent the last two weeks repeating an erroneous description of videos secretly recorded by anti-abortion activists. That seems bound to continue as she makes her opposition to Planned Parenthood a centerpiece of her 2016 campaign. Campaigning in South Carolina on Friday, Fiorina said she 'absolutely' stands by her criticism of Planned Parenthood. She accused the women's health organization -- it's also the nation's largest abortion provider -- of pushing 'propaganda' against her while being 'aided and abetted by the media.' Fiorina has brushed off the facts surrounding her claim as a 'technicality.' Planned Parenthood, meanwhile, survived this week the latest attempt of conservatives in Congress to cut off its federal funding and accused her of lying.
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Sheila Samples is an Oklahoma writer and a former civilian US Army Public Information Officer. She is a Managing Editor for OpEd News, and a regular contributor for a variety of Internet sites.

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