I admit I’m disappointed, but lets’ wait and see, shall we? A tactical retreat is better than having everything thrown out and establishing a negative legal precedent... if that’s all that he’s doing.
I doubt he is becoming a liberal, but If do support revising the rules if they become more bullet proof legally. These regulations can cut the number of clinics, and number of women using them. This puts women who have had abortions in the minority. Then, and only then can we move to make it unconstitutional.