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This Week’s Urgent Action: Defend the Dreamers!

With Congress on recess from February 17 - 25, now’s our best chance to hold their feet to the fire to protect Dreamers.

Anti-Planned Parenthood Bill Just Hit the House

The threat we’ve been warning about just happened: Republican leadership introduced a bill that would cut millions of patients off from care at Planned Parenthood health centers and gut the Affordable Care Act.

March 7, 2017

Why Americans Are So Angry About Threats to Repeal Obamacare

We could go back to the days when 92% of the best-selling insurance plans practiced gender rating (charging women more than men for the same health care plans).

March 2, 2017

Planned Parenthood Patients and Providers Take Over Capitol Hill

150 Planned Parenthood Patient Advocates and Providers Gathered on Capitol Hill to proclaim “We Are Planned Parenthood, Do Not Take Away Our Care.”

March 1, 2017

‘We Are Planned Parenthood’ Capitol Takeover

This Wednesday 150 Planned Parenthood patients and providers will show their elected officials the devastating consequences that “defunding” Planned Parenthood would create for their communities.

Feb. 28, 2017

Guess Which 4 Groups Would Be Disproportionately Hurt by "Defunding" Planned Parenthood

Hint: It’s not the old, rich, white men, trying to shut Planned Parenthood down.

Feb. 10, 2017

Wisconsin Report: “Defunding” Planned Parenthood Would Have Devastating Consequences for People in Paul Ryan’s Own Backyard

Many of the approximately 40,000 Wisconsinites who use Medicaid and rely on Planned Parenthood for care would have nowhere else to go for care.

Jan. 17, 2017

How Federal Funding Works at Planned Parenthood

You might think there’s a specific, line item in the federal budget lawmakers can just zero out. Nothing could be further from the truth.

Jan. 5, 2017

Texas Moves to Block Care for Nearly 11,000 Medicaid Patients

Today the state of Texas took final action to try to block Medicaid patients from accessing preventive care at Planned Parenthood, including birth control, cancer screenings, and HIV tests.

Dec. 21, 2016

Court Protects Mississippians’ Access to Care at Planned Parenthood

A federal district court in Mississippi just ruled that state politicians’ cannot block Medicaid patients from health care at Planned Parenthood health centers, saving access to birth control, cancer screenings, and other preventive care for Planned Parenthood patients.
Oct. 20, 2016

Top 3 Ways to Take Action

Stand up to discrimination

The Trump-Pence administration just set up a new HHS office to promote discrimination. Tell them that we won't tolerate hate. 

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.

Volunteer for PP

Now more than ever, Planned Parenthood is counting on volunteers who are ready to take action locally and online and stand up for reproductive health and rights.