The Vitals

Trump Overturns Title X Protections For Planned Parenthood

April 14, 2017
President Donald Trump has reversed the HHS rule protecting Title X funds for all family planning clinics, including Planned Parenthood. Trump signed the bill on Thursday (April 13) after the resolution to repeal the rule narrowly passed in the Senate. Under President Barack Obama, HHS on Dec. 14 issued a final rule that clarified states can’t withhold Title X grant funds from any clinic or provider that offers abortions as well as other services, and pro-choice advocates immediately said they...

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