A separate regulation issued by the Trump administration creates a new exemption from the requirement that employers offer contraceptive coverage.
Like Reagan before him, Trump is deploying the infamous "welfare queen" myth to justify shredding the safety net. The results of the last welfare "reform" were devastating.
Daniel Denvir is a reporter at the Philadelphia City Paper and a contributing writer at Salon. You can follow him on Twitter at @DanielDenvir.