Birth control. Abortion. Sex ed. Reproductive health care as a human right. What do these have in common? They’re on the 2020 ballot — and Trump wants to restrict all of them. Find out where the candidates stand and if they stand with you.
Sanders pledged to repeal the Helms Amendment, which puts restrictions on American aid to support sexual and reproductive health abroad, as well as the Hyde Amendment. [Jezebel, 2/11/16]
Sanders co-sponsor of the Protect Access to Birth Control Act, a repeal of Trump’s harmful birth control rules. [S. 1985, accessed 8/16/19]
Sanders opposes Trump’s Title X gag rule, calling it a “disgraceful attack on women’s rights.” [Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), 5/18/18]
Sanders’ Medicare For All plan requires the Department of Health and Human services “to conduct an evaluation of health disparities, including racial and geographic disparities, and to submit a plan to Congress for addressing the disparities found in the evaluation.” [SELF, 7/30/19]
Sanders stated that abstinence-only sex education “is certainly not the only answer.” [Observer, 1/28/16]
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