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Ted Cruz Shares 7 Biggest Christian Conservative Victories Since Trump Took Office

Ted Cruz Shares 7 Biggest Christian Conservative Victories Since Trump Took Office

People attend the March for Life rally in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2018. | (Photo: REUTERS/Eric Thayer)

2. Human life

Cruz also celebrated the numerous pro-life victories that have been achieved by the Trump administration.

"We have seen in the last year-and-a-half significant victories for preserving innocent life," he said.

One of the first moves Trump made on the pro-life front was reinstating the Mexico City Policy, which prohibits foreign aid from going to organizations and clinics around the world that perform abortions.

Cruz also pointed out how the U.S. pulled out of funding the United Nations Population Fund that, he says, was "complicit in China's horrific practices of forced sterilizations and forced abortions."

"We saw [the Department of Health and Human Services] issue new rules, returning to the old rules prohibiting taxpayer funding from going to Planned Parenthood and clinics that provide abortions.

"Not only that, but we saw the administration rescind the abhorrent so-called contraceptive mandate in Obamacare — a mandate that was interpreted by the Obama administration to force or to try to force believers to fund abortion-inducing drugs. The consequences of that decision is in the litigation against the Little Sisters of the Poor."

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