Keyword: Contraception

Expect GOP Support for Trump ACA Contraception Rollback, Despite Widespread Support for Access

| By: Jim Henson and Joshua Blank

As anticipated, the Trump administration has used executive authority to reverse measures implemented as part of the Affordable Care Act that mandate coverage of contraception in most insurance plans.  Public attitudes captured in the University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll illustrate how the focus on religious exemptions may work to qualify what is otherwise  universal support for women having access to contraception.