Go to Content Go to Navigation Go to Navigation Go to Site Search Homepage

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. 

Trump Administration Could Green-Light Texas' Dismantling of Reproductive Health Care

Because being 48th in the U.S. for women’s health outcomes isn't bad enough.

May 17, 2017

In Early 2017, Lawmakers Introduced More Than x1,000 Bills Addressing Reproductive Health

431 bills have been introduced in state legislatures that would that restrict access to safe, legal abortion.

May 9, 2017

Register to Vote

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

Register to Vote A right arrow in a circle

Gynoticians Continue Attacks in Iowa, Arkansas, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and Kansas

State-Level Politicians Around America Press for Radical Restrictions on Reproductive Health Care

April 19, 2017

Advocate for Women’s Health While Congress is on Recess! Here’s How.

It's a prime opportunity to continue the loud drumbeat of support for women's health.

April 14, 2017

Huffington Post: Women Leading Acts Of Resistance Around The World This International Women’s Day

Through it all, women have been and will continue to be at the forefront of the resistance to these harmful policies and more.

March 8, 2017

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." 

Feb. 24, 2017

Planned Parenthood Floods Recess Week With Supporters In Pink

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.

Feb. 21, 2017

Rahs and Nahs: A Recap of the Best and Worst of State Reproductive Health Policy

Some public officials have made vocal defenses of their constituents’ reproductive rights, while others have outdone themselves to legislate private medical decisions.

Feb. 14, 2017

Virginia, Oklahoma, Tennessee Officials Wrangle Over Reproductive Health

Another week, another round of dismal activity by anti-abortion state lawmakers. Let’s recap what opponents of sexual and reproductive health services have done in the last few days.

Feb. 10, 2017