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What You Need to Know About the Politics of Abortion Access Right Now

Opposition narratives might portray a movement in disarray — but advocates of safe, legal abortion are united in their determination to overcome the challenges facing people who seek care.

Take Action: Congress to Vote on 20 Week Abortion Ban

It's National Women's Health Week and anti-women's health politicians in the House of Representatives have chosen to launch yet another attack by voting on a bill to ban abortion at 20 weeks nationwide.
May 12, 2015

6 Personal Stories that Reveal How a 20-Week Abortion Ban Would Hurt Women

People have a perception that women who terminate at a later stage just don’t want to be pregnant anymore or are selfish because they don’t want a sick baby. But this is not something I did for myself. This is something I did for him.
May 11, 2015

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The 6 Awful Abortion Bills in Arkansas: Coming Soon to a State Near You?

The assault on women’s access to health care in Arkansas has escalated exponentially.
April 6, 2015

Tell Congress: Stop Playing Hyde And Sneak with Women’s Health

Politicians are slipping attacks on women's health into every kind of bill imaginable — and it’s time to speak out.
March 30, 2015

Why I Had An Abortion At 20 Weeks

I have experienced an abortion at 20 weeks, and it was one of the most difficult decisions I have ever made but ultimately the right one for my family.
March 20, 2015

How 20-Week Abortion Bans Are Spreading Across the U.S. (in 1 GIF)

See which states have already enacted 20-week abortion bans and which states are considering these out-of-touch, dangerous bans.
Feb. 13, 2015

States Move On 20-week Abortion Bans

States across the country are moving 20-week abortion bans in part of a coordinated campaign to chip away at abortion access now, ban abortion altogether in the end.
Feb. 11, 2015

Republicans Calling Off a Vote on the 20-Week Abortion Ban Shows a Crack in the GOP’s Anti-Abortion Agenda

In a sudden move, House majority leadership retreated from their attempt to pass a blatantly anti-women's health bill banning abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Jan. 28, 2015

States Are Introducing a Wave of Abortion Bans, and Guess Who’s Paying for It

Lawsuits over abortion bans cost taxpayers money — a lot of money, more than $3.5 million.
Jan. 16, 2015

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