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Just a week after leading a coalition of 16 attorneys general from across the country in opposing an Ohio state law that would defund Planned Parenthood and other health-service providers, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman had strong words Thursday for Donald Trump, who signed legislation that would allow states to withhold federal funding from Planned Parenthood.

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As previously reported on The Root, Trump signed legislation Thursday that erases former President Barack Obama’s rule that blocked states from withholding federal Title X funding from women’s organizations that perform abortions, including Planned Parenthood.

In a statement released Thursday, Schneiderman had the following to say:

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The legislation signed by President Trump today marks yet another regressive decision by men in Washington aimed at restricting a woman’s fundamental right to make her own reproductive health choices.

No health care provider should have to choose between providing basic reproductive health care and other vital public health services.

I was proud to lead a coalition of attorneys general in filing an amicus brief against the Ohio state law that would defund Planned Parenthood and other health care providers.

And I will continue to do all I can to protect women’s fundamental reproductive rights, no matter what happens in Washington.

It is worth noting that abortion makes up only about 3 percent of the services that Planned Parenthood provides on a yearly basis.

The organization offers low-cost screening and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and infections as well as cancer screenings for both men and women.

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Using abortion as the basis for defunding an organization that provides help to so many low-income Americans is stupid, but our president is not exactly the brightest candle in the menorah, is he?