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Title X change risks patient health, says Planned Parenthood

Clip: 02/26/2019 | 4m 18s Video has closed captioning.

Under a new rule proposed by the Trump administration, family-planning clinics that receive federal funds through Title X would be prevented from referring women to other providers for abortions. One organization that would be affected is Planned Parenthood, whose president, Dr. Leana Wen, talks to William Brangham about why the move would compromise patient health as well as medical ethics.

Aired: 02/26/19

Rating: NR

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