Planned Parenthood rejects Trump's deal

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By Nick Cardona, Veuer

Planned Parenthood is firing back at President Donald Trump.

The organization rejected a deal from the White House on Tuesday to stop abortions in exchange for funding.

Planned Parenthood gets $500 million a year in federal funding. None of the funding goes to providing abortions. The White House even offered an increase in funding if the deal went through.

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A sign in support of Planned Parenthood is seen outside a town hall meeting for Republican U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy in Metairie, Louisiana, U.S. February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman
Planned Parenthood supporters hold signs at a protest in downtown Denver, Colorado, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Planned Parenthood supporters hold signs at a protest in downtown Denver, Colorado, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Planned Parenthood supporters hold signs at a protest in downtown Denver February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Planned Parenthood supporters hold signs at a protest in downtown Denver February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Planned Parenthood supporters hold signs at a protest in downtown Denver February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
A Planned Parenthood supporter brings his dog to a protest in downtown Denver February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Girl Scout Lucy Bassett (R) sells boxes of Girl Scout cookies to a Planned Parenthood supporter at a protest in downtown Denver, U.S., February 11, 2017. The top of the sign reads, "That awkward moment". REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Supporters of Planned Parenthood rally outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Planned Parenthood supporters hold signs at a protest in downtown Denver, U.S.,February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Pro-Choice supporters of Planned Parenthood rally outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Supporters of Planned Parenthood (L) rally next to anti-abortion activists outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Pro-Choice supporters of Planned Parenthood rally outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Pro-choice protesters gather to counter an anti-Planned Parenthood vigil outside the Planned Parenthood - Margaret Sanger Health Center in Manhattan, New York, U.S., February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Pro-Choice supporters of Planned Parenthood rally outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Valentina Vassilev and her son Ethan Vassilev of New York greet a group of pro-choice protesters gathered to counter an anti-Planned Parenthood vigil outside the Planned Parenthood - Margaret Sanger Health Center in Manhattan, New York, U.S., February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Supporters of Planned Parenthood rally outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Rebecca Bigsby of New Jersey participates in a pro-choice counter protest during an anti-Planned Parenthood vigil outside the Planned Parenthood - Margaret Sanger Health Center in Manhattan, New York, U.S., February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Anti-abortion activists (L) rally next to supporters of Planned Parenthood outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Supporters of Planned Parenthood rally outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Anti-abortion activists (L) rally next to supporters of Planned Parenthood outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Supporters of Planned Parenthood rally outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Pro-choice protesters gather to counter an anti-Planned Parenthood vigil outside the Planned Parenthood - Margaret Sanger Health Center in Manhattan, New York, U.S., February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Throughout Trump's campaign, he said good things about Planned Parenthood. That included his comment that it helps millions of women.

A recent Quinnipiac poll found 62 percent of Americans oppose defunding Planned Parenthood.

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