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Statement on Nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court

"The U.S. Senate must not consider any nominee to replace Justice Ginsburg until after the inauguration in 2021. Planned Parenthood Advocates in Missouri will do all we can to fight this nomination. There is simply too much at stake.”

Sept. 26, 2020 • Missouri

Wesley Brian Kaster pleads guilty, is sentenced to five years in prison, for committing arson at Planned Parenthood Great Plains health center

Planned Parenthood Great Plains staff remain resilient and dedicated to serving Columbia, after a long period of recovery following the incident

Sept. 2, 2020 • Missouri

Patients and Providers Testify Against Gov. Parson’s Latest Attempt to “Defund” Planned Parenthood

Politicians have no business blocking patients from the health care providers they trust

Aug. 17, 2020 • Missouri

Planned Parenthood Advocates in Missouri Celebrates Medicaid Expansion and Critical Victories in Missouri

Tonight’s victory is a direct rebuke to Gov. Parson and his anti-health care agenda

Aug. 4, 2020 • Missouri

In the Midst of a Pandemic, Missouri Supreme Court Delivers a Victory for Patients Who Need Care

State Supreme Court stops Missouri Legislature’s attempt to discriminate against patients based on where they get their health care

June 30, 2020 • Missouri

Win for Patients: Reproductive Health Services' Abortion License Renewed

"This abortion license, while critical to our ability to provide care, still cannot undo the harm that longstanding medically unnecessary policies in our state inflict on patients."

June 25, 2020 • Missouri

Victory for Missourians: Abortion Services Protected in Missouri

Ruling finds MO Department of Health wrongfully withheld Planned Parenthood’s abortion license

May 29, 2020 • Missouri

Amid Pandemic, State Lawmakers Fail Missourians

Instead of helping Missourians through this public health crisis, politicians attacked Planned Parenthood patients and passed a radical gerrymandering plan

May 15, 2020 • Missouri