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Our Priorities

March 23, 2017 • Tennessee Advocates for Planned Parenthood

The current administration and Congress have wasted no time attacking reproductive health and rights. They've begun their attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act and moved to defund Planned Parenthood.  

The Tennessee State Legislature has doubled down on efforts to restrict a woman’s right to safe, legal abortion and equal access to affordable reproductive health care.

But one thing is certain: we will never back down.

To read our full list of priorities including bill watch 2017, click on the link here.

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TAPP in the News: News 12 Now

March 23, 2017 • News 12 Now

APP Executive Director Francie Hunt explains to News 12 Now Chattanooga why Senators Alexander and Corker should oppose the GOP Affordable Care Act repeal bill and cuts to Planned Parenthood funding.

To watch the full interview, click on the link here.

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TAPP in the News: News Channel 5

March 23, 2017 • News Channel 5

News Channel 5 Nashville speaks to Planned Parenthood supporters protesting against the GOP Affordable Care Act repeal bill and cuts to Planned Parenthood funding at President Trump’s Nashville rally.

To watch the full interview, click on the link here.

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TAPP in the News: Teen Vogue

March 23, 2017 • Teen Vogue

Grecia, a TAPP organizer, speaks to Teen Vogue about how as the daughter of undocumented immigrants, Planned Parenthood’s equal-access-for-all health care services saved her save life.

To read the full story, click on the link here.

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TAPP in the News: Memphis Business Journal

March 23, 2017 • Memphis Business Journal

Planned Parenthood of Greater Memphis Region successfully secured a $115,000 federal grant for HIV prevention services after a hard fought battle before the Shelby County Commission in February.

To read the full story, click on the link here.

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Khristy Wilkinson for Senate District 20

Oct. 19, 2016 • www.khristywilkinson.org

TAPP proudly endorses Khristy Wilkinson for Senate District 10. Khristy is committed to protecting access to safe and legal abortion in Tennessee, ensuring that a woman's private medical decisions remain between her, her family, her faith, and her doctor.

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Erin Coleman for Senate District 20

Oct. 19, 2016 • erinfornashville.com

Tennessee Advocates for Planned Parenthood proudly endorses Erin Coleman for Senate District 20. She believes every Tennessean has the right to accessible, affordable healthcare- especially women and their families.

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TAPP Endorses Local TN Candidates!

Oct. 19, 2016

Tennessee Advocates for Planned Parenthood has endorsed 26 candidates running for State House and State Senate across Tennessee. We have endorsed candidates who will be true champions for our issues.

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Gloria Johnson for House District 13

Oct. 19, 2016 • votegloriajohnson.com

Tennessee Advocates for Planned Parenthood proudly endorses Gloria Johnson for House District 13. As a lifelong educator, Gloria understands that comprehensive sexuality education empowers young people to live healthy lives and achieve their goals.

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