U.S. Rep. Foxx Of N.C. Introduces Bill Aimed At Codifying Trump Administration’s Protecting Life In Global Health Assistance Policy

Winston-Salem Journal: U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx: Legislating for life, 46 years after Roe
U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.)

“…I have introduced two bills that will protect life … The Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance Act of 2019 … codifies the Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance Policy (formerly known as the Mexico City policy). This policy prohibits U.S. foreign health assistance funds from going to [foreign] organizations that promote or perform abortions. … In Congress, I am determined to advance pro-life policies and prevent any backward steps…” (1/20).

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