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Biden admin says 'birthing people' instead of 'mothers' in maternal health document

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The Biden administration opted to replace the word "mothers" with the unusual phrase "birthing people" in its 2022 fiscal year budget proposal, prompting scorn and mockery from critics online.

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The strange, sterile phrase appears in a section of the budget proposal outlining public funding efforts to "reduce] maternal mortality rates and end race-based disparities in maternal mortality."

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