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POLITICO: How anti-abortion forces learned to love Trump

May 22, 2018 News Article

President Donald Trump on Tuesday night was feted by a leading anti-abortion group that called him the most "pro-life president" ever. It's the exact same group that just two years ago begged Iowa caucus voters to nominate “anyone” but Trump.

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SIRIUS XM PROGRESS: The Dean Obeidallah Show

May 21, 2018 News Article

Trump's attacks on Planned Parenthood will only serve to harm their patients, Equity Forward's Mary Alice Carter tells Dean Obeidallah.

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POLITICO PULSE: HHS is already facing legal action over other changes to Title X

May 7, 2018 News Article

Last week Planned Parenthood affiliates and National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association sued the administration for its emphasis on abstinence as an approach to birth control.

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HEALTH EXEC: HHS sued over failing to release communications on family planning grants, religious freedom

May 4, 2018 News Article

HHS is the target of new lawsuits by a watchdog group for failing to respond to requests to release emails and online messages—one regarding OCR officials, the other over HHS communications with outside groups on changes to the Title X family planning program.

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HHS will take 28 years to produce emails on pregnant teens

April 19, 2018 News Article

Emails on pregnant teens would take HHS 28 years to produce


04/19/2018 06:29 PM EDT

The Trump administration indicated that a Freedom of Information Act request for agency emails on undocumented minors’...

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POLITICO PULSE CHECK: Meet the New Watchdogs Putting Pressure on HHS

April 6, 2018 News Article

“The work really began after the presidential election,” Toly Rinberg, co-founder of the Web Integrity Project, said on POLITICO’s “Pulse Check” podcast. “Specifically, we were thinking about what we could do” to hold Trump accountable.

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THE HILL: Pro-life public servants are under assault — just for following the law

March 28, 2018 News Article

There is a new battleground for the Trump administration’s pro-life efforts: Defending public servants following the law.

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PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE: Officials: State-funded anti-abortion group does not have to return fees

March 27, 2018 News Article

Officials will not seek to recover money that an audit concluded was improperly collected by a state-funded anti-abortion group.

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SPLINTER: Pressure Mounts for Anti–Abortion Crusader Scott Lloyd to Resign from HHS

March 18, 2018 News Article

Several lawmakers have joined women’s health, immigration, and human rights advocates in calling for the resignation or firing of Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) Director Scott Lloyd.

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THE HILL: Liberals seek ouster of HHS official blocking abortion

March 18, 2018 News Article

Democrats and liberal groups have ramped up their calls for the resignation of Scott Lloyd, the Trump administration health official who has tried to block multiple unaccompanied immigrant minors from receiving abortions. 

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