Day One: Trump Signs Executive Order Banning Funding For International Abortions

President Donald Trump reinstated the “Mexico City policy” on Monday, issuing an executive order barring foreign aid or federal funding for international nongovernmental organizations that promote or provide abortions.

“The United States will end the use of taxpayer dollars to fund abortion overseas, along with coercive abortions and sterilization practices,” White House press secretary Sean Spicer said in the White House press briefing Monday, explaining the move. Read more of the story here.