In May, the Trump administration announced a proposed rule similar to a Reagan-era provision that would prohibit Title X family planning funding from going to clinics that perform abortions.
NRB president & CEO Dr. Jerry A. Johnson then said, “I am grateful for this administration’s steadfast commitment to life, and for stepping in on behalf of Americans who do not want their tax dollars to go directly, or even indirectly, to support abortion.”
The official period for public comments in this proceeding closes on July 31. More information from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is here, including a warning for commenters not to include any personally identifiable information they do not want to be disclosed in a searchable online public record.
By Aaron Mercer, Vice President of Government Relations
Published: July 27, 2018