Who is Katy Talento?
Talento is responsible for spearheading health care legislation and policy that will impact millions of people for years to come. She has a long history of spreading false information about reproductive health, which she uses to bolster arguments for taking away people’s access to birth control and abortion.
Talento co-wrote the Trump-Pence administration's proposal to eliminate the Affordable Care Act’s birth control provision and take away no-cost birth control coverage for more than 62 million women.The New York Times
She’s part of a proposal to slash international funding for common birth control methods, a move that would take away women’s freedom to choose the method that works best for them.Newsweek
She promotes the inaccurate notion that birth control causes abortion, miscarriage, and cancer — all scientifically untrue.Health.com
...The longer you stay on the pill, the more likely you are to ruin your uterus for baby-hosting.”
Member, White House Domestic Policy Council
She claims birth control causes infertility, despite clear evidence that the pill is safe and has no connection to infertility.Self
She wrote that birth control entitles men to "consequence-free orgasms" that cause them to lose interest in marriage and "abandon" women and children.The Federalist
White House Domestic Policy Council
The Domestic Policy Council (DPC) is the principal resource relied upon by the President of the United States for advice on domestic policy matters.