Cecile Richards planning to step down from Planned Parenthood post, reports say
AUSTIN -- Cecile Richards, the long-serving president of Planned Parenthood and a Texas native, plans to step down from her role after more than a decade at the organization, according to several media reports.
Buzzfeed first reported Richards' plans to vacate the post on Wednesday, citing two sources familiar with her decision. Richards has already informed a few members of the organization's board of directors, according to one of Buzzfeed's sources.
Planned Parenthood did not immediately return a request for comment on this story. According to Buzzfeed, in a statement provided Wednesday,... read more
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