‘Mother’ Donates Emmy Campaign Funds To Deliberate Parenthood

(CNN) CBS’s “Mom” put its plans for an Emmy campaign on hold in support of Planned Parenthood.
Planned Parenthood has been a frequent target of GOP initiatives.
Janney said her great-grandmother worked with Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger and her mother once sat on the board of an affiliate organization.
Explaining their decision, star Allison Janney told “Access Hollywood”: “It just seems like now is a time to do something like this — as the House of Representatives voted to defund Planned Parenthood.
The comedy had received $250,000 for an Emmy marketing campaign, but executive producer Chuck Lorre and the stars decided to donate their budget to support the organization, which is facing budget cuts under the American Health Care Act.

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