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How Minnesota Activists Made History in 2018

In 2018 Planned Parenthood supporters resisted, persisted, and voted. Victories in Minnesota were powered by YOU—women, people of color, LGBTQ people, Planned Parenthood patients, and young people—who stepped up, took action, and made change. Because of you, we’re starting 2019 stronger than ever.

Dec. 30, 2018

Top 18 of 2018

As we look ahead to next year, let’s take a look back at some of our favorite moments of 2018—historic firsts, hard-fought victories, and memorable milestones—all because of the dedication and activism of supporters just like you.

Dec. 26, 2018

Governor Mark Dayton: Champion for Reproductive Rights

Since he took office in 2011, Governor Mark Dayton has been a steadfast advocate for Planned Parenthood. As Minnesota prepares for Governor Walz to take office in January, we’re taking a moment to celebrate the legacy and contributions of Governor Dayton. Join us by sending your own message of thanks to Governor Dayton’s office.

Dec. 21, 2018

Get Free Assistance Enrolling: Mary Jo’s MNsure Story

No one should have to live without affordable access to health care. We know that your insurance coverage plays a huge role in the medical decisions you make for yourself and your family.  That’s why Planned Parenthood has assembled a team of the very best MNsure-certified Navigators to help you get covered without having to choose between check-ups and groceries. 

Dec. 20, 2018

Demystifying MNsure and Obamacare

Let’s face it: health insurance is confusing, but you don’t have to figure it out alone. You can even get free, in-person help signing up and picking a plan at Planned Parenthood. 

Dec. 15, 2018

Supreme Court Watch: Victory for Planned Parenthood Patients

In a victory for Planned Parenthood, the U.S. Supreme Court denied review of two appellate court decisions which found that terminating Planned Parenthood providers from the Medicaid program likely violated patients’ rights.

Dec. 10, 2018

What’s Happening with the ACA?

The Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) is still in effect. That means that birth control—including IUDs and the implant—is still covered without a copay. In Minnesota, you can sign up for coverage during open enrollment between November 1, 2018 and January 13, 2019.

Dec. 1, 2018

L.F.'s MNsure Story

On January 1, L.F.’s new health insurance went into effect. And on January 21, she had a successful total hip replacement.

Nov. 25, 2018

No More Sacrificing Health Care to Pursue Your Dreams: Jasmine's MNsure Story

Like many people, Jasmine depends on prescription medications to keep her healthy. But when she left her job to prepare for medical school, her monthly medical bills became too much to handle. She worried that she might have to quit school if she couldn't find affordable health insurance.

Nov. 24, 2018