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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.

The Obama Administration Needs to Hear from YOU on Birth Control

A number of faith-based organizations, if they get their way, will prevent their employees from accessing birth control without copay. Tell the Obama administration: No changes to no-copay birth control access!
Sept. 19, 2016

Despicable: Anti-Women's Health Politicians in Congress Just Passed a Bill that Would End Funding for Family Planning

Talk about misplaced priorities: In the midst of the Zika Crisis, Republican leadership in a House committee passed a budget bill that eliminates federal funding for the nation's decades-old family planning program.
July 8, 2016

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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.

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The Bosses Who Want to Deny Your Birth Control Coverage

Right now, more than 40 for-profit companies (almost all owned exclusively by men) are suing the federal government because they don’t want to allow their employees to have the no-copay birth control insurance coverage required by the Affordable Care Act.
June 30, 2016

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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.

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The United State of Women: Reproductive Health is an Economic Issue

It’s clear that access to reproductive care is more than just a “social issue” or a “women’s issue:” it’s an economic issue, a values issue, a family issue, and a basic issue of freedom.
June 15, 2016

With No Final Supreme Court Ruling, Employees Maintain Access to Birth Control Coverage — For Now

The Supreme Court today decided not to rule on Zubik v. Burwell, which leaves nonprofit employees able to access no-copay birth control coverage while the lower courts reconsider the case.
May 16, 2016

You Won't Believe the Hoops These Bosses Want You to Jump Through So They Aren't 'Burdened' With Your Birth Control Coverage

Bosses say that having to complete a simple form certifying their religious objection to birth control "substantially burdens" them. So, instead they propose something that totally burdens everybody else.
April 25, 2016

Unicorn Birth Control Coverage: The Myth Behind Zubik v. Burwell

Unicorn birth control?! Is that a thing? No, but it is the perfect term to describe the latest ideas that opponents of the birth control benefit have proposed to the Supreme Court.
April 21, 2016

Ted Cruz Would Force Women to Carry Their Rapist’s Child to Term

On Sunday Ted Cruz doubled down on his support for extreme policies that would force a woman to carry every pregnancy to term — regardless of rape, incest, or other tragic circumstances.
April 5, 2016

Zubik v. Burwell: The Birth Control Case That Continues What Hobby Lobby Started

On March 23 — the Affordable Care Act’s sixth anniversary — the Supreme Court is hearing an oral argument from bosses trying to block women from the very promise the ACA made to them: birth control coverage without a copay.
March 22, 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. 

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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.