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Wisconsin April Election: How Poll Volunteers and Voters Were Forced to Risk Their Health, and What Officials Must Do Now

A volunteer poll worker shares her story from the front lines of the dangerous election in Wisconsin — where voters and poll workers are now coming down with COVID-19. 

Gynotician Alert: Oklahoma Legislator Tells Women ‘You’re a Host,’ Pennsylvania Considers 20-Week Ban, Virginia Gov. Vetoes ‘Defunding’ Bill

"after you’re irresponsible then don’t claim, well, I can just go and do this with another body, when you’re the host and you invited that in." 

Feb. 24, 2017

Rahs and Nahs: A Recap of the Best and Worst of State Reproductive Health Policy

Some public officials have made vocal defenses of their constituents’ reproductive rights, while others have outdone themselves to legislate private medical decisions.

Feb. 14, 2017

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Virginia, Oklahoma, Tennessee Officials Wrangle Over Reproductive Health

Another week, another round of dismal activity by anti-abortion state lawmakers. Let’s recap what opponents of sexual and reproductive health services have done in the last few days.

Feb. 10, 2017

What Happens if Planned Parenthood Is “Defunded”? Look at Texas’ Devastating Results

The network of health-care providers falls apart and women lose access to essential preventive services

Feb. 8, 2017

Activists Rally Against Attacks on Reproductive Rights in State Legislatures

State lawmakers across the country have begun engaging in shenanigans around reproductive and sexual health again.

Feb. 3, 2017

Hundreds Crowd Iowa State Capitol to Fight ‘Defunding’ Bill

State senators, when faced with the crowd, cut the hearing short — halting citizen testimony after 25 minutes to rush the bill forward on a party-line vote

Jan. 27, 2017

On the 44th Anniversary Of Roe v. Wade, Nearly Half the States Are Hostile to Abortion

Although states grew increasingly hostile toward abortion in 2016, it’s not a reflection on Americans’ values. Anti-abortion politicians are out-of-touch.

Jan. 20, 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

You Won’t Believe The Many, Many Outrageous Ways States Are STILL Trying to Target Reproductive Health Care

In a hearing in federal district court yesterday, Planned Parenthood affiliates in Ohio stood up to an Ohio law that blocks patients from care at their health centers.
Aug. 3, 2016