Trump administration, allegedly, CDC forbids using words like ” transgender,’ ‘fetus’

FILE: CDC headquarters in Atlanta. A report said the Agency had the list of forbidden words from the Trump administration.


Analysts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said reports that the Trump-administration, the Agency from the use of the seven words or phrases that include “transgender” and “fetus.”

The Washington Post, citing an analyst at the meeting in Atlanta, reported that the ban in connection with the 2019 budget, the Congress and CDC partners.

The report said the forbidden words are “danger” for “claim”, “diversity”, “transgender”, “the fetus,” “evidence –based” and “science-based.”

The CDC and the Office of Management and Budget confirmed to not respond to the paper, but the paper quoted another unnamed official, the list of his existence. The report said that the analysts were, in some cases, since Alternative formulations for the rates.

In the case of “science-based” and “evidence-based”, the analyst said, a replacement set was: “CDC bases its recommendations on the science, with respect to the community standards and desires.”

CDC, the nation’s top public health Agency, is the only Federal Agency with headquarters outside of Washington, DC, It has almost 12,000 employees and about three-quarters of them are in the Atlanta area.

The analyst told the newspaper that she “could not remember a previous time when words were banned from the budget documents,” by ideology.”

The Associated Press contributed to this report

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