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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. 

What’s at Stake for Planned Parenthood Patients in the 2016 Election?

Here’s where the presidential candidates stand on access to care at Planned Parenthood.
Dec. 15, 2015

Congressional Resolution Condemns Violence Against Reproductive Health Care Providers

Today champions of women’s health in the U.S. House and Senate introduced resolutions condemning violence against reproductive health care providers. These resolutions come in the wake of the tragic shooting in Colorado Springs, CO, over Thanksgiving weekend.
Dec. 9, 2015

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Planned Parenthood Supporters and Allies to Hold National Day of Solidarity on Saturday, Dec. 5

Events in Washington DC, Colorado, and communities across the country to remember victims, and renounce hateful rhetoric and violence
Dec. 3, 2015

5 Must-Knows About the Shooting at Planned Parenthood in Colorado

On November 27, a gunman named Robert Lewis Dear opened fire at the Planned Parenthood health center in Colorado Springs, resulting in the senseless deaths of three people and injuries to nine others. As we try to heal and make sense of the horrific tragedy, here’s what you need to know about what happened, what’s happening now, and the politics surrounding the violence.
Dec. 1, 2015

2016 Election: Top 6 Issues for Women’s Health Care and Reproductive Rights

There’s no question that access to abortion, birth control, and health care at Planned Parenthood is on the line in this election. This is what we’re up against: Every single leading GOP presidential candidate is pushing extreme policies that would make it harder for Americans to access reproductive health care.
Nov. 30, 2015

What’s at Stake for Abortion Access in the 2016 Election?

This year we’ve seen an all-out assault on safe and legal abortion in this country. You can bet it’s on the ballot this election. Why? Because the leaders we elect will have the power to fight back against attacks on safe, legal abortion — or make those attacks even worse.
Nov. 30, 2015

Supreme Court to Review Texas Abortion Restrictions in First Abortion Case in Nearly a Decade

Access to safe, legal abortion is now before the Supreme Court: On Nov. 13 the Court agreed to rule on HB2 — the Texas abortion law that could shut down all but 10 abortion providers in the state.
Nov. 18, 2015

Election 2016: We Need Your Input

There's no question that reproductive health and rights are going to be BIG on the ballot next year, from statehouses to the White House. That's why as we gear up for our biggest election campaign in years — we want to know what's most important to you and your community.
Nov. 16, 2015

The Fight for 2016 Starts Today!

This year is our biggest chance yet to elect champions of reproductive health. We need leaders in Congress and state legislatures who have fought alongside Planned Parenthood.
Nov. 16, 2015