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-- the fast moving story we have some breaking news from the Susan G.
Komen foundation and James Rosen is back with us with more on this James.
Jenna just minutes ago I was on this program reporting that this Susan G.
Komen for the Cure foundation was standing by its decision to sever most of its grants to Planned Parenthood.
It was true when I said it.
Shortly after I left the studio we received a new statement from the Susan G.
And it reverses course -- I'm -- read key portions of it to you it says.
We -- -- apologize to the American public for recent decisions that casts doubt.
Upon our commitment to our mission of saving women's lives elsewhere it says we will continue to fund existing grants including those of Planned Parenthood.
And preserve their eligibility to apply for future grants one of the reasons that the komen foundation cited for severing its grants to Planned Parenthood in the first place.
Was that the Planned Parenthood group was under investigation.
Are an investigation led by representative cliff Stearns Republican of Florida.
On now all B komen foundation is saying.
And I quote once again we will amend the criteria to make clear that disqualifying investigations.
Must be criminal and conclusive in nature.
And not political this is what is right and fair lastly this new statement from the komen foundation says and I quote once again.
We urge everyone who has participated in this conversation across the country.
Over the last few days to help us move past this issue.
Now you heard from Planned Parenthood when the decision was first made public that they regretted that the komen foundation was succumbing to political pressure.
Now it is a highly likely you'll hear that charge resurface from the other side you'll likely hear pro life groups say.
That it is the komen foundation that is now succumbing to political pressure from the left the story's not over folks will continue to track it here from our Washington bureau John.
We can't wait to hear more James thank you so much that breaking news an interesting to nominal continue to watch -- in the meantime we --
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