UPDATE: Governor Rauner has signed House Bill 40 in to public act on September 28th. It is effective June 1st, 2018. In a press confe...
May 1, 2017
Trump appoints pro-life activist Dr. Charmaine Yoest to top Health and Human Services spot
President Trump appointed well-known pro-life activist Dr. Charmaine Yoest (former CEO of Americans United for Life) to be Assistant Secretary of Public Affairs at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The man Yoest is replacing is now a Vice President at Planned Parenthood, America's largest abortion provider.
HHS oversees Medicare, Medicaid, the Food and Drug Administration, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It has enormous influence on American healthcare policy.