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Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards waves after speaking during the second day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Richards steps down Tuesday, May 1, from the helm of Planned Parenthood, a position she has held for 12 years, and her parting message to fellow women is: Get involved, and don't wait. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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Cecile Richards, President of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, talks with reporters during the Family Planning Advocates' 2017 Day of Action Rally on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

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Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood, told Congress that her organization adheres to medical ethical standards and that just 1 percent of their budget goes to fetal research services. She also said the series of undercover videos were obtained illegally and "doctored." (Associated Press) ** FILE **

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"I think one other thing is really important to understand," said Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards. "We do more at Planned Parenthood every single day to prevent unintended pregnancy than any organization in the country. We have for 99 years." (Associated Press)

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Cecile Richards, daughter of former Texas Gov. Ann Richards and president of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, greets abortion rights advocates as they leave the State Capitol rotunda in Austin, Texas, on July 12, 2013. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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Planned Parenthood's Cecile Richards.

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**FILE** President Obama hugs Cecile Richards, president of the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, after she introduced the president at a campaign event where he spoke about choice facing women in the election rally at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., on Oct. 19, 2012. (Associated Press)