Definition of defund
: to withdraw funding from
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Well, here’s the answer https://t.co/SsdhaPtaFh — Randi Weingarten (@rweingarten) May 30, 2017 The Dog Whistle President wants to disband & defund civil rights initiatives that prevent discrimination in shelters, workplaces & schools.
Trump’s budget would completely defund the Market Access Program and the Foreign Market Development Program, which are overseen by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
If the school newspaper prints an article that offends you, don’t tell the university to defund the paper: publish your own online blogs and journals, and circulate them far and wide.
The AHCA would also defund Planned Parenthood and phase out the Medicaid expansion that happened under the ACA.
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