(CNS News) When does Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider, believe a child’s constitutional rights begin?

That’s what Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R- Tenn.), vice chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, wants to know after a Planned Parenthood representative told Florida lawmakers that it would be up to the mother and doctor whether to kill a baby born alive after a botched abortion.

“I write to express my shock and concern regarding a Planned Parenthood lobbyist who recently advocated in support of post-birth abortion before a state legislature,” Blackburn said in an April 3 letter to Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards. “It is my sincere hope that your national organization will fully repudiate the radical position and hold your lobbyist fully accountable.”

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