Trump Signs Legislation Allowing States to Deny Funding to Planned Parenthood
Thursday, 13 April 2017 President Donald Trump signed legislation allowing states to strip some federal funds from women’s reproductive-health organizations like Planned Parenthood, in a closed-door event Thursday at the White House that capped a bitter fight over the issue.
President Donald Trump has signed a resolution that will allow states to block funding for Planned Parenthood. The resolution will specifically allow states to restrict federal funds allocated for contraception and reproductive health. The resolution narrowly passed the Congress, and required Vice...
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