Sen. Boxer: Komen’s decision reminiscent of ‘McCarthy era’

The Komen foundation is under attack for defunding Planned Parenthood due to an investigation undertaken by House Republicans, claim foundation representatives deny. 

In the same interview Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) said that Komen has “put in place a policy that says directly that they will not provide funding for organizations like Planned Parenthood because of a partisan witch hunt in the House.”