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Trump Administration Rule Would Take U.S. Funds From Family Planning Clinics Discussing Abortion, Report Says

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The Trump administration will resurrect a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally-funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers, a senior White House official said Thursday.
The Department of Health and Human Services will be announcing its proposal Friday, the official said on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to confirm the plans before the announcement.
The policy has been derided as a “gag rule” by abortion rights supporters and medical groups, and it is likely to trigger lawsuits that could...
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Report: Clinics providing abortion referrals would lose federal funding under proposed policy

Report: Clinics providing abortion referrals would lose federal funding under proposed policy

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The policy, if put into action, would prohibit reproductive health organizations such as Planned Parenthood from not only performing abortions but even mentioning the procedure as an option.
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Rule would take US funds from clinics discussing abortion

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WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally-funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers.
A senior White House official says the Department of Health and Human Services will be announcing its proposal Friday. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to confirm the plans before the announcement.
The policy has been derided as a "gag rule" by abortion rights supporters and medical groups, and it is likely to trigger lawsuits that...
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