Hyde Amendment

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US House votes to permanently ban federal abortion funding

Jan 24, 2017

By Matt Hadro

The U.S. House of Representatives passed its first major pro-life bill of the new year on Tuesday, one which would... Read more

What's unpopular with voters? Taxpayer funding of abortion.

Oct 31, 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has backed an end to the Hyde Amendment, which bans most federally-funded Medicaid payments for... Read more

This pro-life policy has saved an estimated 2 million lives

Sep 30, 2016

By Matt Hadro

As the Hyde Amendment turns 40 years old this week, a new report claims that it may have saved two... Read more

Tim Kaine.

Tim Kaine draws ire over flip-flop on Hyde Amendment

Jul 27, 2016

Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine has reportedly changed his mind on a long-standing policy preventing government funding of most... Read more