130 Organizations Sign Letter for a Budget without Abortion Coverage Restrictions

Massachusetts Representive Joe Kennedy listens to constituents for women's reproductive rights during a Hill visit in Washington, DC. PHOTOS/John Nelson

130 organizations submitted the following letter to President-elect Trump’s transition team. The letter strongly urges the new Administration to eliminating the Hyde Amendment, as well as related abortion coverage and care restrictions, from the President’s FY 2018 Budget request to Congress and veto any bill that makes permanent current coverage restrictions or expands them to new populations.