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Stop Telling Black Women What to Do With Our Bodies

Black women’s decisions about our reproductive health too often boil down to damned if we do, damned if we don’t.

7 Reasons Why Seema Verma is the Actual Worst

If you’re tired of hearing about the usual cast of appalling characters in the Trump-Pence administration, here’s a powerful player who may have flown under your radar: Seema Verma.

Feb. 28, 2020

Timeline: All the Ways Congress and the Trump Administration Have Threatened Women’s Health and Rights So Far

The president and Congress have been attacking women’s health since day one. Here's a look at the lowlights.

April 13, 2017

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These Are the Lies Legislators Are Telling to Defund Planned Parenthood

You'd think that our elected officials would base legislation on things like facts, right? Wrong. When it comes to legislating reproductive health, anti-abortion politicians will use proven lies to push their extreme agenda.

April 20, 2016

GOP Unsuccessful at Masquerading Anti-Woman Agenda Under the Banner of 'Health'; Literally Resorts to Witch Hunt

Missouri Rep. Diane Franklin (R) publicly declared that abortion — and, in this context, Planned Parenthood specifically — is the "witch" and the Missouri state government is intentionally and shamelessly on the "hunt."
April 15, 2016

Chartz by Chaffetz: How Not to do Data

Now, we at Planned Parenthood Action have come up with some charts chartz by Chaffetz of our own to show just how absurd his was — and how outrageous the whole fraudulent campaign against Planned Parenthood really is
Oct. 22, 2015

Republicans for Planned Parenthood Applauds Senator Mark Kirk

As a Republican, I am proud of Senator Mark Kirk for standing up and voting for what is best for the women of Illinois. Senator Mark Kirk stood up to the agenda of those politicians opposed to women’s health and voted against the latest attacks to defund Planned Parenthood and ban abortion at 20 weeks.
Oct. 5, 2015

Congress Beware: The Majority of Voters in These Four States Support Planned Parenthood

Anti-women’s health members of Congress are so hell-bent on defunding Planned Parenthood that they would shut down the government over it. They should take heed: A recent poll found that defunding Planned Parenthood is wildly unpopular with voters and carries a political liability.
Aug. 19, 2015

Pro-Women's Health Politicians Call For Investigation Into Anti-Abortion Organization

On Tuesday, four members of Congress submitted a letter to U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and California Attorney General Kamala Harris asking for an investigation into the Center for Medical Progress.
July 23, 2015

Granite Victory for Women: A Bipartisan Majority Rejects Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood in New Hampshire

With bipartisan support, the New Hampshire state legislature rejected a defunding bill (216-142) that would have attempted to block women from getting basic preventive services at Planned Parenthood health centers in New Hampshire.
Feb. 18, 2015