Washington State Makes Largest Investment in Abortion Services in Recent Memory
On Sunday, April 23, the Washington state legislature finalized the state budgets, resulting in the largest investment in abortion services in recent memory. Providing over $21 million for abortion care and grants to safety net abortion providers, the funding provided by the state will fund care for out-of-state abortion patients, sorely needed workforce investments and security grants.
Planned Parenthood Statement on Violence in Louisville, Kentucky
Planned Parenthood Reacts to Gov. Little Signing HB 242
Again disregarding the will of constituents pleading with him not to sign this legislation, Governor Little signed HB 242 into Idaho law, creating the nation’s first crime of so-called “abortion trafficking,” which outlaws an adult assisting a young person accessing abortion care or obtaining abortion-inducing drugs with the intent of concealing the abortion from their parent.
Planned Parenthood Reacts to Gov. Little Signing HB 71
In complete disregard for the thousands who reached out to him to stop this, Governor Little signed HB 71 into Idaho law, banning medically necessary, lifesaving care for transgender youth.
Planned Parenthood Calls On Gov. Little to Veto HB 242
The Idaho legislature passed HB 242 today, the nation’s first bill creating the crime of “abortion trafficking,” which outlaws an adult assisting a young person accessing abortion care or obtaining abortion-inducing drugs.
Planned Parenthood Statement on Today’s HB 374 Hearings
Today, the Idaho legislature heard arguments on HB 374, a bill that masquerades as expanding exemptions to the state’s criminal abortion ban, but instead only serves to further enshrine restrictions to abortion care, including narrowing the rape and incest exemption by only allowing abortion in the case of rape or incest up during a survivor’s 1st trimester of pregnancy.
Planned Parenthood Statement on HB 300 and Attempts to Criminalize Pregnant People for Abortion
“Outrage is the only appropriate response to HB 300," says PPAA state director Tamarra Wieder
Planned Parenthood Statement on Idaho Bill to Ban Gender Affirming Care for Trans Youth
HB 71 is one of the most extreme attacks on transgender health care that we’ve seen across the U.S. Planned Parenthood stands unequivocally and passionately with the transgender community in Idaho and always will.
Planned Parenthood Endorses Cassie Chambers Armstrong for Senate District 19
Planned Parenthood Alliance Advocates Kentucky is proud to endorse Cassie Chambers Armstrong in the special election for Senate District 19.