What You Need to Know About the Politics of Abortion Access Right Now
Opposition narratives might portray a movement in disarray — but advocates of safe, legal abortion are united in their determination to overcome the challenges facing people who seek care.
More than 14,600 women will be left without the health care they depend on.
Because being 48th in the U.S. for women’s health outcomes isn't bad enough.
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.
431 bills have been introduced in state legislatures that would that restrict access to safe, legal abortion.
State-Level Politicians Around America Press for Radical Restrictions on Reproductive Health Care
It's a prime opportunity to continue the loud drumbeat of support for women's health.
Through it all, women have been and will continue to be at the forefront of the resistance to these harmful policies and more.
Gynotician Alert: Oklahoma Legislator Tells Women ‘You’re a Host,’ Pennsylvania Considers 20-Week Ban, Virginia Gov. Vetoes ‘Defunding’ Bill
"after you’re irresponsible then don’t claim, well, I can just go and do this with another body, when you’re the host and you invited that in."
As Members of Congress return home to their districts this week during recess, Planned Parenthood supporters are organizing in record-breaking numbers to target members at town halls, in district offices, and by holding standalone rallies — all to protect health care access for the 2.5 million patients who rely on Planned Parenthood every year.
Some public officials have made vocal defenses of their constituents’ reproductive rights, while others have outdone themselves to legislate private medical decisions.