By WND. A new rule adopted by the Trump administration that is expected to deprive the abortionists at industry leader Planned Parenthood hits Monday.
That’s the rule that Title X funds cannot go to clinics that conduct abortions or refer them.
The pending change has been upheld by a numerous court decisions.
But now Jordan Sekulow of the American Center for Law and Justice says the first deadline has come for the abortion industry to prove it is complying in order to continue getting funds.
“HHS has announced the first date for Planned Parenthood and other Title X recipients to provide ‘assurance’ of compliance is Monday, August 19th,” he explained. (Read more from “Planned Parenthood Braces for Serious Financial Jolt From Trump” HERE)
Judge Rules Against Planned Parenthood’s Bid to Freeze Administration’s New Abortion Rules
By PJ Media. A federal appeals court has rejected an effort by Planned Parenthood to avoid new abortion rules that would ban referrals by federally funded family planning clinics.
The decision in the 9th U.S. Court of Appeals will allow lawsuits filed by various pro-abortion groups to go forward while the rule is implemented.
The Department of Health and Human Services set a deadline of midnight Monday for providers across the country to eithercomply with the policy or be kicked out of the federal Title X family planning program and potentially forfeit millions of dollars in federal grants.Several states and medical groups that serve nearly half of the approximately 4 million low-income women that Title X covers for free and subsidized birth control, STD screenings and other health services have said they won’t participate under the new restrictions.
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There is nothing in the new rules that prevents these groups from offering free mammograms, free birth control, or free exams. The pro-abortion groups are throwing a tantrum that rivals any outburst made by a two-year-old. They don’t care about their clients, they want to be able to tell women they should get an abortion — despite a long-standing federal policy that prevents any federal money from being used for abortions. (Read more from “Judge Rules Against Planned Parenthood’s Bid to Freeze Administration’s New Abortion Rules” HERE)