Colleagues Urge DOJ to Investigate Improper PPP Funding for Planned Parenthood

Sens. Cruz, Cotton, Colleagues Urge DOJ to Investigate Improper PPP Funding for Planned Parenthood

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), and their colleagues in the Senate today sent a letter to Attorney General Bill Barr urging the Department of Justice to investigate whether dozens of Planned Parenthood affiliates across the country applied for and received loans from the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) despite knowing they were ineligible to apply. Under the statuary text of the CARES Act, organizations like these affiliates were expressly prohibited from receiving […]