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Get the facts straight — there is no federal funding of abortions


Get the facts straight â there is no federal funding of abortions
The Hill (blog)

One of the persistent misrepresentations raised in the debate to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) involves Medicaid funding of abortion. The simple fact is, since the passage of the Hyde Amendment in 1976, there is no federal Medicaid funding of abor

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