Politicians out to block women's health care found a new angle less than a week after the GOP retreated on its Obamacare repeal bill: take away family planning care for 4 million people (most of whom have low incomes). The final vote is later today.
In the dead of night, Congress traded away women’s health and lives to get a few more votes from far-right extremists.
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.
Well whaddya know: A new study shows that increasing access to birth control could reduce the unintended pregnancy and abortion rates by nearly two-thirds.
Any day now, HHS Secretary Tom Price could start to dismantle President Obama’s highly popular provision that provides no-copay insurance coverage of critical health services like birth control.
Extremists in Congress are voting today to dismantle an Obama administration rule that protected access to reproductive health care.
Neil Gorsuch has an alarming history of interfering with reproductive rights and health.
Congress Introduces Bills to Overturn Obama Admin Rule that Protects Health Care for 4 Million Who Rely on Title X
The rule made it clear that it is against the law for state politicians to block people from accessing care at a health center because the organization also provides safe, legal abortion.
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.
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.
Tell the administration and your members of Congress: "Don't let my boss decide whether my birth control is covered!"
Tell the administration #nogagrule! The dangerous rule is designed to block millions of people from care at Planned Parenthood health centers.
Tell HHS to reject a proposal to push health insurance plans to drop coverage of abortion.