Tag: Title X

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Trump Administration Grants Family Planning Funding to Planned Parenthood

The Trump Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will grant 10 Planned Parenthood affiliates taxpayer funding for family planning amid weighing a new rule that would eliminate grants to providers that do not clearly separate family planning services from abortion.

Madison Tolchin leaves after having a health checkup at a Planned Parenthood clinic on April 14, 2017, in Wellington, Florida. President Donald Trump recently signed legislation that allows states to withhold federal money from health care providers that provide abortion services, including Planned Parenthood. Planned Parenthood has approximately 700 health …

Trump Administration Title X Rule Requires Reports of Child Sex Abuse

“Medical providers like Planned Parenthood are mandatory reporters of sex abuse and criminal sexual harassment in all 50 states,” according to Aden. “The certification requirement is simply an attempt to ensure that Title X providers – to be eligible as grantees – simply follow the law. If Planned Parenthood or any other Title X providers are not willing to follow the law, they’re not eligible for funding under this rule.”

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Trump Administration to Restrict Planned Parenthood Family Planning Funds

“It’s a shame that the federal Title X family planning program has been co-mingled with abortion ever since President Bill Clinton issued regulations not only removing the wall of separation President Reagan issued, but even requiring groups to refer for abortion,” said Tony Perkins, president of Family Research Council.