"CMP edited content out of the alleged 'full footage' videos, and heavily edited the short videos so as to misrepresent statements made by Planned Parenthood representatives. In addition, the CMP transcript [of one tape] differs substantially from the content on the tape. . . .For this, Republicans want to cut off funds to Planned Parenthood -- funds that support the 93% of non-abortion health care that, for some women, is the only health care they receive.
"[T]hey have no evidentiary value in a legal context and cannot be relied upon for any official inquiries . . . . The videos also lack credibility as journalistic products."