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How Title X Is Just the Latest Tactic in the Republican War on Birth Control

The Title X gag rule is the culmination of an aggressive eight-year plan by anti-abortion politicians to block people from getting the birth control they need.

Five Takeaways From the 2019 Elections

Huge victories for reproductive health champions send a big signal about key issues that may swing elections in 2020.

Nov. 8, 2019

Virginia 2019: The Facts About Reproductive Health and Abortion

Politicians who oppose access to abortion in Virginia and beyond are spreading outrageous lies — trying to manipulate voters so they can push an agenda to ban abortion. Here’s how to spot the whoppers and what to know when you hear them.

Oct. 29, 2019

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Virginia Has an Election in 2019, and the Stakes Are Huge

Control of the General Assembly — and Access to Reproductive Health Care, Including Safe, Legal Abortion — Hangs in the Balance

Oct. 4, 2019

The 6 Things You Should Know About Ed Gillespie

The Republican candidate for governor of Virginia is bad news for Virginians.

Oct. 13, 2017

This is why I’m voting for Ralph Northam in November

It’s so important that we have a governor who will fight for young Virginia women like me.

Sept. 15, 2017

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

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

Gynotician Alert of the Week: May 1, 2015

This week: Michigan and Florida are fixated on defunding Planned Parenthood; Colorado ends a wonderfully successful teen pregnancy program; the U.S. House votes to let DC bosses discriminate against women who get pregnant out of wedlock, and more.
May 1, 2015

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