Trump and Healthcare

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  • U.S. Groups Sue Trump Administration Over Teen Pregnancy Grant Cuts Planned Parenthood, other organizations and a Washington state county filed lawsuits on Thursday challenging a decision by U.S. President Donald Trump's administration to defund more than $200 million in teen pregnancy prevention programs.
  • Idaho Blue Cross Unveils Plans That Bypass ACA Rules Focus turns to whether the Trump administration will challenge Idaho’s move to allow such plans to be sold to individuals.
  • For One U.S. Immigrant Family, Short-term Public Aid Meant Long-term Security When Abosede Akingbade Thomas, a Nigerian immigrant to the United States, was ordered to bed rest in 1981 during a difficult pregnancy, she followed her doctor's advice to sign up for food stamps and another aid program providing support to pregnant and nursing women.
  • U.S. Judge Weighs Challenge to Federal Marijuana Prohibition The U.S. Department of Justice on Wednesday urged a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit seeking to overturn the United States' longstanding prohibition of marijuana, the latest court battle over federal policy under President Donald Trump's administration.


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