“While we still do not know the shooter’s motive, what is clear is that Planned Parenthood has been the subject of vicious and unsubstantiated statements attacking an organization that provides critical health care for millions of Americans. I strongly support Planned Parenthood and the work it is doing and hope people realize that bitter rhetoric can have unintended consequences.”
That's the statement issued by Vermont's Senator Bernie Sanders about the terrorist attack on a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs yesterday. Say what you will about Sanders, he doesn't cower under his desk when there's a controversy that might cost him a few votes. He does what's best for his country, not what's best for himself.
Below are the statements about the Planned Parenthood killings issued by my congressional delegation to Washington, Michelle Lujan Grisham, Martin Heinrich, Tom Udall, Ben Ray Lujan and Steve Pearce.