WFB: The Colorado Secretary of State’s office reached out to Planned Parenthood before publishing a news release calling for a boycott of Alabama over its recently passed abortion ban.
Secretary of State Jena Griswold announced Thursday that employee travel to Alabama would be restricted, 9 News reports.
Griswold’s communications director Serena Woods emailed a draft of the release to Whitney Phillips, vice president of communications for Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains, and Jack Teter, Planned Parenthood’s political director.
“Whitney & Jack, Draft of what we are thinking attached. LMK thoughts/edits. If you could turn around as quickly as possible that would be great because SOS wants to move fast. Thanks, Serena,” Woods wrote in her email.
Phillips responded within about 20 minutes. read more