For someone who once described himself as “very pro-choice,” Mr. Trump’s transformation into a champion of the anti-abortion cause is a remarkable political evolution.
The Trump administration announced a new “conscience and religious freedom” office to protect health workers who oppose abortion, sex-changes and some contraception.
It pays to be a cause that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos cares about. She has a lot of money and gives a lot of it away.
An official who temporarily blocked an undocumented teenager’s abortion said that although the girl had been raped, it was not possible to “cure violence with further violence.”
Ms. Benshoof, a lawyer, defended abortion and contraceptive rights in American courts and took on cases of sexual violence, war crimes and genocide abroad.
The Trump administration had tried to block two young immigrants from ending their pregnancies, but it relented after a judge ruled for the women this week.