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The Ongoing Battle to Get Politicians Out of My Exam Room

Abortion is a human right.  It’s time our government upholds, protects and defends that right — and the ability of providers to honor their oaths to truth, empathy and help.

3 Ways You Can Take Action for Sexual and Reproductive Health Care Right Now

The Biden-Harris administration racked up many important accomplishments for sexual and reproductive health in its first 100 days. But we’re just getting started. Here are three easy ways you can take action to reclaim what’s rightfully ours. 

May 12, 2021

Speak Up Now: Tell the Biden-Harris Administration to Repeal the Destructive Title X Gag Rule

Under the Trump administration, a dangerous regulation made health care more difficult to access for patients with low incomes. It’s time for this rule to end.

April 15, 2021

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You have power — and you have a voice. Make sure you’re ready to use them in this election.

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Finally! The American Rescue Plan Act Is Law. Here’s How It Will Help You.

You’ve done your part for the last year — and now people in the United States and around the world are about to receive the relief we’ve fought for. This is why elections matter. 

March 12, 2021

The Senate Must Confirm Xavier Becerra as Secretary of Health and Human Services — Right Away

Most of Becerra’s career has focused on defending and expanding health care access. His skills and experience can begin to undo the damage of the Trump years and help build a better future

Feb. 18, 2021

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. 

July 9, 2020

Why Racism Is a Public Health Issue

Public health is built on the principle of protecting and improving the health of people and their communities. Police violence is antithetical to that mission.

July 9, 2020

Tennessee Legislature Passes Sweeping Abortion Ban in the Middle of the Night

Politicians used police force to keep the public out of the state legislature. Now, Tennessee is set to be the first state to enact an abortion ban since start of coronavirus in the United States.

June 19, 2020

Victory for Missourians: Abortion Services Protected in Missouri

Missouri has only one health center with a license to provide abortion, and that license hads been wrongfully withheld — until now.

May 29, 2020