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Outrage: U.S. Supreme Court Takes Away Constitutional Right to Safe, Legal Abortion

With Roe v. Wade overturned, the basic right to control our own bodies will disappear across much of the country

Gynotician Hall of Shame: Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz just announced that he’s running for president. But he’s a bonafide gynotician who has no business making laws dictating women’s access to health care.
March 23, 2015

Get Angry and Get Loud: Improving Access to Health Care for the Latino Community

Last week, I had the honor of being awarded a 2015 Latino Trendsetter Award by LatinTRENDS magazine for the work we do at Planned Parenthood to improve the health care of the Latino community.
Feb. 20, 2015

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How the Bill to Ensure Paid Sick Leave Would Help Women and Families

More women than ever have entered the workforce (thanks in large part to expanded access to birth control, which has allowed women to pursue their education and careers) — but workplace leave policies haven’t kept up with this progress. That’s why Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) and Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) have reintroduced the Healthy Families Act, which would help ensure working women and families can take paid sick leave.
Feb. 20, 2015

Announcing the 99 Dream Keepers' Power Players

Even when they’ve reached the top of the corporate hierarchy, our Power Players have not forgotten their roots. They leverage their power and influence to fund new initiatives and to empower a new generation of leadership. Thanks to these leaders, African-American issues are represented in boardrooms around the world.
Feb. 3, 2015

Republicans Calling Off a Vote on the 20-Week Abortion Ban Shows a Crack in the GOP’s Anti-Abortion Agenda

In a sudden move, House majority leadership retreated from their attempt to pass a blatantly anti-women's health bill banning abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Jan. 28, 2015

OUR State of the Union

Tonight we’ll hear the president’s ideas on how to move the country forward, and his calls for action. That’s no surprise. After all, it’s his 2015 state of the union. And here’s ours.
Jan. 20, 2015

Our Message to the Supreme Court: Don’t Allow Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

It’s unjust to allow employers to deny pregnant women the same kind of accommodations other workers get.
Dec. 4, 2014

ShowOUT to Vote: Why I’m Helping My Fellow Classmates Register to Vote

A Planned Parenthood Greater Texas volunteer and Texas State University student shares her passion for her role as a Planned Parenthood Generation organizer.
Sept. 24, 2014

Special Edition Gynotician: Michael Boggs’ Women’s Health Record Shows He's Not Ready for a Lifetime Judicial Appointment

Michael Boggs’ Women’s Health Record Shows He's Not Ready for a Lifetime Judicial Appointment
May 13, 2014