Top Ten Trump Accomplishments for Pro-life Americans and People of Faith

  1. Transformed the judiciary by appointing two constitutionalist justices to the Supreme Court, Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh, and over 200 federal judges to the lower courts.
    National Review, August 19, 2020
  2. Became first president to attend March for Life in Washington, D.C
    Washington Post, January 22, 2020
  3. Signed executive order stating that faith-based employers and organizations like the Little Sisters of the Poor cannot be forced to violate their religious beliefs in order to comply with laws like the Affordable Care Act.
    NBC News, May 17, 2017
  4. Implemented new rules to prevent Title X Family Planning funds from going to abortion clinics, shifted funds to community health centers and allowed states to exclude abortion providers from Medicaid programs.
    NPR, February 22, 2019 Planned Parenthood Press Release, January 30, 2020
  5. Reinstated the Mexico City Policy to prevent tax-funding of organizations that promote abortion as a method of family planning overseas.
    NBC News, January 24, 2017
  6. Called on Congress to pass a ban on late-term abortions, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, and protection for babies who survive abortions and vowed to veto any bill weakening pro-life policies, including repeal of long-standing Hyde Amendment.
    YouTube, February 4, 2020 NPR, June 5, 2019
  7. Insisted that faith-based entities be included in the CARES Act’s Paycheck Protection Program and be eligible for funding to help keep them afloat during the coronavirus crisis.
    GlobeNewswire, April 3, 2020 Catholic News Agency, April 27, 2020
  8. Intervened to help free pastor Andrew Brunson from Turkish prison and took action against nations such as China and Iran that persecute religious and ethnic minorities.
    New York Times, October 12, 2018 Scroll.in, December 12, 2018 Reuters, July 16, 2019 New York Times, July 31, 2020 New York Times, December 19, 2019
  9. Ensured that employers cannot be forced to violate their religious beliefs to provide coverage for things like abortifacients in healthcare plans and strengthened enforcement of 25 federal conscience rights and religious freedom laws protecting doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare workers.
    HHS.GOV, November 7, 2018 NPR, May 2, 2019
  10. Defended religious organizations and people of faith like Colorado baker Jack Phillips from hostile state and local governments.
    Christian Post, June 14, 2018, NPR, August 2, 2018

For a complete list of President Trump accomplishments for pro-life Americans and people of faith, see The Catholic Association’s Promises Made, Promises Kept: President Trump Has Delivered for Pro-life Americans and People of Faith.


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