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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.

Congress Poised to Vote to Take Away Protections for 4 Million People Who Rely on Title X

Extremists in Congress are voting today to dismantle an Obama administration rule that protected access to reproductive health care.

Feb. 16, 2017

Planned Parenthood Supporters Are Showing Up as Congress Heads Home, Here Are 4 Ways You Can, Too

It’s #ResistanceRecess: Throngs of Planned Parenthood supporters are showing their strong opposition to “defunding” legislation at local events hosted by their members of Congress.

Feb. 16, 2017

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Tom Price's Longtime Opposition to Accessible and Affordable Birth Control on Full Display at His Confirmation Hearing

Rep. Tom Price dodged questions about whether he would rip away the benefit that gave 55 million women across the country access to no-copay birth control in his Senate Finance Committee confirmation hearing.

Jan. 25, 2017

Well, That Was Fast: Trump and Pence Have Begun the Assault on Access to Abortion, Birth Control, and Planned Parenthood

Here’s what you need to know about these attacks on women’s health, and how to take action.

Jan. 24, 2017

On the 44th Anniversary Of Roe v. Wade, Nearly Half the States Are Hostile to Abortion

Although states grew increasingly hostile toward abortion in 2016, it’s not a reflection on Americans’ values. Anti-abortion politicians are out-of-touch.

Jan. 20, 2017

New Star-Studded Animated Film: 100 Years: the Story of Planned Parenthood

A new animated short film produced by Lena Dunham and shared by NowThis recounts the history of Planned Parenthood. The film is narrated by Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, Lena Dunham, Gina Rodriguez, Mindy Kaling, America Ferrera, Constance Wu, Amy Schumer, Hari Nef, Andrew Rannells, Sasheer Zamata, and Tessa Thompson, as well as Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards.

Jan. 17, 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

Repealing Obamacare: Your Top 6 Questions, Answered

In a nutshell, repealing the ACA means as many as 30 million Americans — 82% of whom come from working families — lose health insurance.

Jan. 13, 2017

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