Press Releases - 2019

Family Planning Funding is Under Attack

Washington, DC— The deadline for family planning clinics to provide written assurance that they will comply with the Trump Administration’s domestic gag rule is next Monday, August 19. Similar to the Global Gag Rule, the new policy restricts providers and clinics that receive federal Title X funds. Jon O’Brien, President of Catholics for Choice, issued the […]

Trump Administration Again Puts Special Interests Above Public Good

Washington, DC— Yesterday, the Trump administration issued a final regulation under the Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Civil Rights regarding interpretation and enforcement of the federal conscience protections.  Jon O’Brien, President of Catholics for Choice, issued the following statement in response: “With this rule, the Trump administration tips the scales of justice […]

President Trump Scores Cheap Political Points at Women’s Expense

Washington, DC – In response to President Trump’s anticipated State of the Union address this evening, Catholics for Choice President Jon O’Brien released the following statement: “President Trump’s attack on women’s basic rights as political payback to religious archconservatives is despicable. This is not a president who found religion—this is a president who has no […]

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