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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

Dr. Caitlyn Parks testifes against Senate Bill 1

Dr. Caitlyn Parks testifed against SB 1's medically unnecessary requirements

June 13, 2017 • Missouri

Planned Parenthood Advocates in Missouri Criticizes Gov. Greitens for Playing Politics with Missourians’ Health

Unnecessary and costly special session caters to anti-reproductive health extremists

June 7, 2017 • Missouri

Planned Parenthood Advocates in Missouri Condemns Reckless Attack on Low-Income Missourians’ Access to Health Care 

Budget bills could cut thousands of Missouri women, men, and young people off from basic preventive health care.

May 12, 2017 • Missouri

Planned Parenthood Affiliates in Missouri Win Protections Against Medically Unnecessary Abortion Restrictions 

Comprehensive Health of Planned Parenthood Great Plains (PPGP) and Reproductive Health Services of Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region (PPSLR) celebrate today’s federal court opinion, which blocks medically unnecessary restrictions against abortion providers in Missouri.

April 28, 2017 • Missouri