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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. 

The Gun Violence Epidemic Is Getting Worse And We Need To Talk About It

No other developed nation experiences gun violence of this magnitude.

June 4, 2019

Why #CourtsMatter Under The Trump Administration

Trump could reshape the courts for generations to come. But we can push back.

Nov. 29, 2018

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A “Fair Process” — According to Brett Kavanaugh and Senate Republican Leaders

Republicans leaders are painting Kavanaugh as a victim in an unfair system. It's not true.

Sept. 27, 2018

Congress let CHIP expire more than 100 days ago — and health insurance for nearly 9 Million children still hangs by a thread

Now states are scrambling to find solutions — with some even beginning to phase out health coverage for children altogether.

Jan. 11, 2018

3 Questions We Have for Alex Azar, Trump’s Nominee for HHS Secretary

Right now, millions of people in the U.S. and around the world are waiting on Alex Azar to answer a few simple questions.

Nov. 29, 2017

Looking Back on the Women’s March and Looking Ahead to Action

An estimated 3.3 million people delivered a message of solidarity  — too many for newly elected President Donald Trump to ignore.

Jan. 24, 2017

Cecile Richards on the Daily Show: If more members of Congress could get pregnant, we wouldn’t be arguing about birth control

Planned Parenthood is not a line item in the federal budget and is more popular than the entire United States Congress.

Jan. 13, 2017

You Won’t Believe The Many, Many Outrageous Ways States Are STILL Trying to Target Reproductive Health Care

In a hearing in federal district court yesterday, Planned Parenthood affiliates in Ohio stood up to an Ohio law that blocks patients from care at their health centers.
Aug. 3, 2016