What’s at Stake for Sex Education in the 2016 Election?

Category: Elections

Every young person in this country deserves accurate information and resources about sex, sexuality, and relationships, so that they can keep themselves safe and healthy. This election, young people’s access to sex education is at risk. Here’s what’s at stake for sex education in America in 2016.Continue Reading

Tags: Sex Ed, Election 2016

Roe v. Wade at Risk: Abortion Became Legal in 1973, But Could Become Out-of-Reach in 2016

Category: Abortion

On the 43rd anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we are reminded of what life was like for women before safe and legal abortion — and what could again become a reality for many women across the country. Continue Reading

Tags: Cecile Richards, Texas, TRAP, HB 2, Hillary Clinton, Roe v. Wade, Supreme Court

Q&A with 2 ‘ACA Assisters’: The Unsung Heroes Behind Obamacare’s Success


In honor of the ACA Latino and African American Week of Action, join us in celebrating all of our ACA assisters — and reading the our Q&A with two stand-outs: Diana Arellano and Christine Stallworth. Continue Reading


Planned Parenthood Just Sued the Center for Medical Progress — the Group that Made Those Deceptive Smear Videos

Category: Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood is taking some crooks to court: the anti-abortion extremists behind the malicious, months-long video smear campaign. Continue Reading

Tags: Lawsuit, Center for Medical Progress, Fetal tissue, Videos

Our Favorite Moments from President Obama's Last State of the Union Address

Category: President Barack Obama

In President Obama's final State of the Union address last night, it was clear to see that his passion for change is still on fire even after eight years. Here's what those of us in the movement for reproductive health and rights had to say about our favorite moments of the night. Continue Reading

Tags: Obamacare, Congress, Medicaid, Economy, Equal Pay, State of the Union, Election 2016

Video: Planned Parenthood Action Fund President Cecile Richards Announces Endorsement of Hillary Clinton for President

Category: Elections

On Jan. 10, Planned Parenthood Action Fund announced its historic endorsement of Hillary Clinton for president of the United States — the first time PPAF has ever endorsed in a presidential primary. Watch the speech! Continue Reading

Tags: Cecile Richards, Hillary Clinton, 2016 Election, Endorsement

How Do Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Compare on Women’s Health?

Category: Elections

Check out our chart to learn about both Sanders’ and Clinton’s records on some of the issues that are most important to reproductive rights advocates. Continue Reading

Tags: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Election 2016

President Obama Just Vetoed a Bill That Would Have Blocked Millions of Patients from Receiving Care at Planned Parenthood Health Centers

Category: Planned Parenthood

President Obama just took a stand for Planned Parenthood patients and millions of Americans in need of health care. Sign our thank-you note to the president. Continue Reading

Tags: Hillary Clinton, Defunding, President Barack Obama, Election 2016

What’s at Stake for Obamacare in the 2016 Election?

Category: Obamacare, Elections

We’re at a crossroads in America: We’re either going to continue to make leaps forward on health care access — or we’re going to roll backward more than 50 years. The 2016 election will decide which way we go as a nation. Continue Reading

Tags: Obamacare, Election 2016

Our Pick for the White House: Hillary Clinton

Category: Elections

Why? Clinton has had decades leading the fight for women’s rights here and around the globe. She's a true champion. Continue Reading

Tags: Birth Control, Abortion, Cecile Richards, Hillary Clinton, 2016 Election

Planned Parenthood Calls on the Supreme Court to Protect Women’s Access to Safe, Legal Abortion

Category: Abortion

If the Supreme Court does not strike down Texas' abortion restrictions, it would have a devastating impact on women in Texas — and across the country. Continue Reading

Tags: Texas, TRAP, Supreme Court, Abortion restrictions


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