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The effort is being led by Valerie Huber, a top official at the Department of Health and Human Services who founded an abstinence-only sex education group before joining the government.

  • Mar 15, 2019

Abortion rights groups expressed alarm at the decision, saying it sets a dangerous precedent at a time when the idea of “fetal rights” — which recognize embryos and fetuses as separate from a woman — is gaining currency in the legislatures and courts.

  • Mar 6, 2019

The announcement comes a day after California and a coalition of 20 states and the District of Columbia sued the Trump administration over the the same Title X program changes.

  • Mar 5, 2019

The suit, which was filed in U.S. District Court in San Francisco, is the first of what is expected to be a flurry of challenges to the new rule that impacts more than 4 million low-income women.

  • Mar 4, 2019

Planned Parenthood, which stands to lose $60 million a year, is calling on courts and Congress to block the rule.

  • Feb 22, 2019

Today’s emotional rhetoric has parallels to another politically volatile period in the early 1990s.

  • Feb 15, 2019

The House Oversight chairman objects to an ‘unconventional and nontransparent’ review process.

  • Feb 15, 2019

Civil rights and child welfare groups are fighting back against the efforts, saying they discriminate against LGBTQ individuals and others and create challenges to placing children in safe, happy homes.

  • Feb 8, 2019

In the abortion debate, the facts on late-term terminations are often misunderstood, distorted or thrown into confusion.

  • Feb 7, 2019

The question of when to try to speed up delivery and when to wait has befuddled doctors for decades.

  • Aug 8, 2018
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