Ohio on Monday filed a lawsuit against the Biden administration, which had recently allowed taxpayer dollars to be used by clinics to support abortions. The lawsuit, led by Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, is joined by 11 other states. The states are seeking to restore the Trump administration rule so that medical clinics cannot obtain funding from Title X, a federal grant program, toward performing or referring abortions. The Department of Health and Human Services under President Donald Trump in 2019 issued a rule that “prohibits the use of Title X funds to perform, promote, refer for, or support abortion as a method of family planning.” The rule also requires “clear financial and physical separation between Title X and non-Title X activities.” The Biden administration on Oct. 4 revoked the Trump-era rule such that starting Nov. 8, clinics receiving federal funds will be allowed to refer pregnant women for abortions. Yost, a …https://www.theepochtimes.com/c-us-politics


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