Trump Administration Rule Aims To Defund Planned Parenthood

The HHS rule would not be subject to a congressional vote.

A new rule proposed by the Trump Administration would restrict the ability of abortion providers like Planned…

The new rule, which is expected to be issued on Friday, would require abortion providers to provide separate facilities for family planning services that receive federal Title X funds. The 1970 law requires financial separation between abortion operations and federally-funded family planning, but the law has traditionally been interpreted to allow both operations to be on the same physical site.