Planned Parenthood Maine Action Fund PAC is endorsing the Honorable Craig Hickman of Winthrop in the Senate District 14 special election.
“As a warrior for freedom and justice, Craig Hickman understands the importance of protecting our health and rights,” said Nicole Clegg, spokesperson for the Planned Parenthood Maine Action Fund PAC. “He has spent the past eight years championing justice and dignity for all people as a State Representative and he will continue to be a strong voice in the State Senate for affordable, high-quality reproductive health care for Mainers.”
More than 100 incumbents and candidates endorsed
62 legislators seeking reelection have 100% voting records on sexual, reproductive health
The launch of the ad campaign coincides with oral arguments before the Supreme Court in June Medical Services v. Russo.
New Maine laws protecting and expanding access to abortion care are already having a meaningful impact statewide, amid unprecedented threats to safe, legal abortion in other states and across the country.
Documentary short features five Maine women talking about their experiences with abortion
While Congresswoman Chellie Pingree and Congressman Jared Golden advocated for and voted to protect Title X, it’s disappointing that the Republican-led Senate refused to include the same protections for the millions of Americans, including more than 22,000 Mainers, who count on Title X for critical health care.