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Defunding the Police: What it Means and Why Planned Parenthood Supports It

Planned Parenthood — in solidarity with patients, staff, and supporters — stands with the Movement for Black Lives’ call to defund the police. Defunding the police means investing less in militarizing police forces and investing more in community-based solutions, education, and health care. 

Ta Ta, Ted Cruz: You Focused Your Campaign On Attacking Reproductive Health Care, And Now You're Out of the Presidential Race

Ted Cruz, who last year attempted to shut down the federal government in order to prevent women and men from getting health care at Planned Parenthood health centers, announced last night that he was dropping out of the 2016 presidential race.
May 4, 2016

You Won't Believe the Hoops These Bosses Want You to Jump Through So They Aren't 'Burdened' With Your Birth Control Coverage

Bosses say that having to complete a simple form certifying their religious objection to birth control "substantially burdens" them. So, instead they propose something that totally burdens everybody else.
April 25, 2016

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These Are the Lies Legislators Are Telling to Defund Planned Parenthood

You'd think that our elected officials would base legislation on things like facts, right? Wrong. When it comes to legislating reproductive health, anti-abortion politicians will use proven lies to push their extreme agenda.

April 20, 2016

State Gynoticians Introduce Over 400 Abortion Restrictions in First Quarter of 2016

Prove Yet Again Why It’s So Important to Put a Women’s Health Champion in the White House
April 15, 2016

The 5 Ws of Planned Parenthood Defund Attacks

Anti-abortion politicians keep trying to "defund" Planned Parenthood. But what does that really mean? Here's the who, what, when, where, and why.

April 14, 2016

2 Things You Need to Know About the Gender Pay Gap: Women of Color Bear the Brunt of It, and GOP Presidential Candidates Won't Help

The gender pay gap has real-life consequences, especially for African-American and Latino women. They deal with an even wider pay disparity and are more likely to support their families on one income.
April 12, 2016

Punishing Women for Abortion Isn’t New. Just Look at the Hardships Utah Women Bear Under the State's Forced 72-Hour Wait

The backlash against punishing abortion-seeking women is incomplete without acknowledging two points: First, ALL the Republican candidates for president want to outlaw abortion - and second, politicians have already been punishing women for years.
April 8, 2016

GYNOTICIAN ALERT: Ask These 3 Governors About Your Lady Issues — Yes, Really

Gynotician governors keep thinking they can get away with putting politics between women and their doctors. But reproductive rights advocates are giving gynotician governors a taste of their own medicine.
April 8, 2016

Don't Be Fooled – Criminalizing Abortion Is Punishing Women

When it comes to preventing women from accessing safe, legal abortion, Donald Trump has said what Ted Cruz and John Kasich have worked to do.

March 31, 2016