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Planned Parenthood Advocates denounces Missouri Senate for passing politically motivated, medically unnecessary restrictions on safe, legal abortion

Unnecessary, $20,000-a-day special session costs could have provided access to health care for hundreds of Missourians

July 25, 2017 • Missouri

Planned Parenthood Advocates in Missouri challenge motives of drawn-out “extraordinary” session

Unnecessary, expensive legislative session began more than six weeks ago

July 24, 2017 • Missouri

Planned Parenthood Advocates Criticizes Missouri House for Playing Politics with Women’s Health 

$20,000-a-day special session costs could have funded well-woman exams for 100 Missourians every day

June 20, 2017 • Missouri

Abortion Safety and Regulation in Missouri: What You Need to Know 

Get the facts — despite a federal court order blocking two medically unnecessary restrictions, more than 30 abortion restrictions remain in effect in Missouri.

June 19, 2017 • Missouri

Planned Parenthood Advocates in Missouri’s Statement on Senate Passage of Harmful Legislation

As Gov. Greitens continues to run up the tab for Missouri taxpayers by calling expensive, unnecessary Legislative sessions, it’s the women in our state who are paying the price.

June 15, 2017 • Missouri

Special Session Update: Physicians Testify Against Measures Restricting Missourians’ Reproductive Health

Drs. McNicholas and Parks, women’s health professionals, testified against new medically unnecessary restrictions

June 13, 2017 • Missouri

Dr. Colleen McNicholas testifies against Senate Bill 1

Dr. McNicholas testified against SB 1's medically unnecessary restrictions

June 13, 2017 • Missouri