Who is Charmaine Yoest?

Charmaine Yoest has a history of spreading falsehoods about birth control, and her resume is a who’s who of anti-women’s health extremist organizations. Yet Trump appointed her to help shape communication efforts to the American public — including framing important information about reproductive health. In early 2018, Yoest left her position to oversee public affairs at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy. And in early 2019, she left the administration entirely.

We know that abortion is not a means of female empowerment; it is a heartbreaking choice that ends one life and can damage another — and that is the true war on women.

Charmaine Yoest

TIME Magazine

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HHS is charged with protecting the health of all Americans. The Trump-Pence administration has slowly reshaped HHS to roll back reproductive rights and limit access to health care.

Here's what Yoest controlled at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy

Here's what Yoest controlled at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy
Here's what Yoest controlled at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy