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What’s Behind the Texas Law That’s Set to Ban Nearly All Abortions in Texas

Here’s what you need to know about what led up to the six-week abortion ban in Texas — and how to fight back.

What’s Behind the Texas Law That’s Set to Ban Nearly All Abortions in Texas

Here’s what you need to know about what led up to the six-week abortion ban in Texas — and how to fight back.

July 14, 2021

Texas Law Will Ban Abortion at 6 Weeks and Let Anyone Sue Texans Who Help Someone Get an Abortion

To block this unconstitutional law, Texas abortion providers led by Whole Woman’s Health along with several abortion funds, practical support networks, doctors, health center staff, and clergy members have filed a lawsuit.

July 13, 2021

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Don’t Call 6-Week Abortion Bans “Heartbeat” Bills. Here’s Why.

The biased language in these bills — including the unconstitutional Texas abortion ban — has no basis in medicine or reality. They’re written to divert attention from the fact that they ban abortion and hurt pregnant people. 

June 1, 2021

Why Are the U.S. Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services So Important?

Here’s how CMS can affect your life, and why you should pay attention to who’s running it.

May 10, 2021

6 Ways Biden Has Protected Our Health and Rights in His First 100 Days in Office

When they were sworn in, President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris promised to strengthen the federal pandemic response, overturn the harmful policies of the previous administration, and advance our health and rights. Here’s what they’ve delivered.

April 30, 2021

“Defund” Attacks on Planned Parenthood in Texas

Texas Medicaid patients are suffering the consequences of a dangerous political game. Here’s what happened.

March 29, 2021

What’s the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, and Why Do We Care Who Runs It?

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is a powerful federal agency. The person who runs it can undermine or expand national health care programs and policies.

March 12, 2021

That Was Quick: 5 Ways Biden Has Already Protected Our Health and Rights

The first 30 days of the Biden-Harris White House has transformed the government’s COVID-19 response and health care leadership, and upended harmful Trump policies on abortion care services, LGBTQ+ rights, and immigrant rights.

Feb. 24, 2021

So long, 2020! (So, sooo long.)

The best part about 2020 may well be that it’s over. But let’s appreciate what we endured, and honor the memory and the legacy of the people who didn’t make it through.

Dec. 28, 2020