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This Week’s Urgent Action: Defend the Dreamers!

With Congress on recess from February 17 - 25, now’s our best chance to hold their feet to the fire to protect Dreamers.

Obama Administration Protects Access to Health Care for Millions of People

The Obama Administration’s rule says that states can’t block people from accessing preventive care at a health center just because its organization also provides safe, legal abortion. However, the next administration could undo it.

Dec. 14, 2016

Ohio Just Passed a Dangerous 6-Week Abortion Ban

Last night the Ohio legislature rushed through a ban on abortion at six weeks of pregnancy — before most women even know they’re pregnant. The bill would, in effect, outlaw abortion in Ohio. 

Dec. 7, 2016

Planned Parenthood and Fellow Reproductive Rights Groups Sue Over Unconstitutional Abortion Restrictions in Three States

Planned Parenthood, ACLU, and the Center for Reproductive Rights just filed lawsuits in Alaska, Missouri, and North Carolina over dangerous, unconstitutional, medically unnecessary abortion restrictions.

Nov. 30, 2016

The Election Didn’t Shatter Your Health Care Overnight — But Get Ready to Fight

Since Donald Trump was elected president, Planned Parenthood health centers have received a deluge of calls from patients and supporters asking if they can still get the health care they need, if Planned Parenthood is staying open — and even if abortion is still legal. Don’t panic.

Nov. 11, 2016

Even Anti-Abortion Republicans Object To Mike Pence's Extreme Agenda

Mike Pence isn't your average anti-abortion governor. Not only has he signed 8 anti-abortion bills into law in Indiana, but one bill he signed into law earlier this year was so extreme that even some of his fellow anti-abortion Republicans called one provision of the bill “dangerous” and warned that it could lead to “back-room abortions.”
Oct. 4, 2016

The Hyde Amendment: Restricting Abortion Coverage for 40 Years

Conservative members of a Congress held a hearing on the Hyde Amendment — but instead of addressing how Hyde hurts low-income women of color, they showed their true colors by comparing abortion to slavery and Black genocide.
Sept. 30, 2016

This Is Mike Pence’s Indiana, and It’s Terrifying

Mike Pence is the original crusader against Planned Parenthood, and he’s fought for years to deny women access to safe, legal abortion. Pence’s record is the reason Donald Trump picked him to be his vice presidential running mate.
Aug. 5, 2016

Introducing The Deception Decoder: Exposing The Lies Behind Anti-Abortion Laws

Extremist politicians are hiding attacks on reproductive health and rights behind neutral or even “pro-woman-sounding” bill titles. They're not fooling anyone.
Aug. 2, 2016

Pop Open the Champagne: Texas' Anti-Abortion Law is Unconstitutional!

Within 24 hours of this landmark ruling, four states dropped similar abortion restrictions — and abortion access advocates around the country celebrated.
July 1, 2016

Top 3 Ways to Take Action

Stand up to discrimination

The Trump-Pence administration just set up a new HHS office to promote discrimination. Tell them that we won't tolerate hate. 

Be a PP Defender

Defenders are a core group of supporters who have said they'll give their time to defend Planned Parenthood, the health services they provide, and the people who rely on them — in what just may be the fight of our lives.

Volunteer for PP

Now more than ever, Planned Parenthood is counting on volunteers who are ready to take action locally and online and stand up for reproductive health and rights.