Sen. Dick Blumenthal blasted for 'slander' at Sessions hearing
'A cheap shot by a hack politician who thinks he can lie about us'
Published: 15 hours ago
Operation Rescue, a pro-life organization that goes to extraordinary lengths to reduce abortion, on Tuesday called on Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., to apologize for his statements about the organization at the Senate confirmation hearing for Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., as U.S. attorney general.
Among other things, Blumenthal described Operation Rescue “as a group that advocates execution of abortion providers.”
“That was a cheap shot by a hack politician who thinks he can lie about us with impunity and without consequences in order to advance his political agenda,” said Operation Rescue President Troy Newman.
“We are considering legal action to protect our good reputation,” said the group, which cooperated with an undercover investigation in 2015 revealing Planned Parenthood’s baby body-parts business.
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