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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.

5 Recent Devastating Attacks on Women's Health (That Aren’t Trumpcare)

Republican-led state legislatures are sending harmful, anti-women legislation to governors’ desks.

Aug. 2, 2017

Planned Parenthood and Fellow Reproductive Rights Groups Sue Over Unconstitutional Abortion Restrictions in Three States

Planned Parenthood, ACLU, and the Center for Reproductive Rights just filed lawsuits in Alaska, Missouri, and North Carolina over dangerous, unconstitutional, medically unnecessary abortion restrictions.

Nov. 30, 2016

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Planned Parenthood Action Fund Endorses Missouri's Jason Kander in Senate Race

Kander’s strong record of support for reproductive rights and the care provided at Planned Parenthood health centers stands in stark contrast to Senator Roy Blunt.
Aug. 11, 2016

Marie Claire: The Devastating Impact of Abortion Restrictions in Missouri and Beyond

If you read anything today about reproductive rights, read “Mission Critical” in the June issue of Marie Claire.
May 17, 2016

THIS WEEK IN TERRIBLE: Gynoticians Are Pushing 15 Anti-Planned Parenthood and Anti-Women’s Health Bills, And Most Will Become Law

Just this week, lawmakers across the United States are attempting to pass at least 15 different laws in 7 states that would block access to reproductive health care.
May 12, 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

Imagine Being Sent to Jail for Doing Your Job

That's exactly what could happen to Mary Kogut, CEO of Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri for refusing to share the private, personal medical information of Planned Parenthood patients.
April 13, 2016

Missouri Legislature Threatens to Jail Planned Parenthood CEO in St. Louis

The Missouri Senate yesterday began consideration of two bills that could send Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri CEO Mary Kogut to jail.
April 6, 2016

Missouri Governor Vetoes Bill That Would Have Tripled Waiting Period for an Abortion

On July 2, 2014, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon vetoed a dangerous bill that would have required women seeking a safe, legal abortion to wait at least 72 hours before getting the procedure. The three-day period was three times as long as the state’s existing mandatory waiting period of 24 hours.
Sept. 5, 2014

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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. 

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