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Sunday, July 30, 2006

Elders, Franken support Planned Parenthood

Posted By on Sun, Jul 30, 2006 at 11:11 AM

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Former surgeon general Joycelyn Elders and comedian Al Franken spoke last night at a gala event to benefit Planned Parenthood of Arkansas and Eastern Oklahoma. They drew a capacity crowd at the Great Hall of the Clinton Presidential Center, and the evening raised about $40,000 for the organization.

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Elders focused on her longstanding message of talking openly and factually about sexuality. Franken made a more wide-ranging critique of the Bush administration.

Anybody out there who attended and wants to share his or her thoughts about the night?

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