Tag: Mexico City Policy

Pompeo says Trump administration tightening pro-life Mexico City Policy

Pompeo says Trump administration tightening pro-life Mexico City Policy

| Jacob Comello | March 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

Historically, it is a policy that is completely at the mercy of whichever party currently controls the White House.

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House budget bill repeals ‘Mexico City Policy’ on NGO abortion funding

House budget bill repeals ‘Mexico City Policy’ on NGO abortion funding

| January 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

The budget bill passed by the House of Representatives to try to end the partial government shutdown includes a provision to repeal the “Mexico City Policy” that prohibits U.S. funding of foreign nongovernmental organizations that perform or promote abortion.

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Poll shows a strong majority of Americans want restrictions on abortion

Poll shows a strong majority of Americans want restrictions on abortion

| Kurt Jensen | January 18, 2018 | 2 Comments

The annual poll of Americans’ views on abortion sponsored by the Knights of Columbus indicates that more than three-fourths continue to want “significant restrictions” on abortion access, even though a slim majority describe themselves as “pro-choice.”

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Vatican says Dutch politician’s honor was simply diplomatic protocol

Vatican says Dutch politician’s honor was simply diplomatic protocol

| January 16, 2018 | 3 Comments

The former Dutch minister of foreign trade and development received a papal honor as a matter of diplomatic courtesy and not because of her political views, which include support for access to abortion, the Vatican press office said.

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Trump executive memorandum reinstates ‘Mexico City Policy’ on abortion

Trump executive memorandum reinstates ‘Mexico City Policy’ on abortion

| Mark Pattison | January 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

President Donald J. Trump issued an executive memorandum Jan. 23 reinstating the “Mexico City Policy,” which bans all foreign nongovernmental organizations receiving U.S. funds from performing or promoting abortion as a method of family planning in other countries.

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