Why Planned Parenthood Is Now Refusing Title X Funds

Planned Parenthood Of Illinois CEO On Withdrawing From Title X Funds
Jennifer Welch, president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Illinois, stopped by the Morning Shift on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019. Planned Parenthood of Illinois
Planned Parenthood Of Illinois CEO On Withdrawing From Title X Funds
Jennifer Welch, president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Illinois, stopped by the Morning Shift on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019. Planned Parenthood of Illinois

Why Planned Parenthood Is Now Refusing Title X Funds

Planned Parenthood is turning down tens of millions of dollars in federal Title X dollars after implementation of a new Trump administration rule that prevents organizations that accept the funds from making abortion referrals.

Morning Shift checks in NPR national correspondent Sarah McCammon.