Hold them accountable!

Republicans in Congress introduced a bill to gut the Affordable Care Act and cut millions of patients off from care at Planned Parenthood health centers! Share a video with your member of Congress and tell them why you stand with Planned Parenthood.
 

Instructions:

  • Aim for your video to be ~30 seconds

    • Keep it brief and to the point

  • Post your video on Facebook!

    • From your FB page or your newsfeed

      • Go to where you would write a status
        • Select Photo/Video

        • Choose Upload Photos/Videos

        • Choose the file you want to upload

  • In your video post

    • Use the hashtags: #IStandWithPP

      • Dave Reichert: #DavesYoutubeMoment

      • Cathy McMorris Rodgers: #CathyIgnoresUsRodgers

    • Tag your Member of Congress when posting on Facebook

      • Tag Planned Parenthood Votes Northwest and Hawaii too!

    • Tweet your video @ them on Twitter!

 

Here are a few ideas of what you can say in your video:

If a PP patient: Hey, Rep. Reichert, this is ___NAME____, from ____CITY____. Since you didn't hosted a town hall, I wasn’t able to talk with you! I know that you were trying to avoid a YouTube moment, but I wanted to make sure you know that I support Planned Parenthood and ask that you vote NO on any attempt to defund them. Defunding Planned Parenthood would be devastating to Washington state and to people like me who rely on Planned Parenthood for health care. believe people should be able to make their own health care decisions. So Dave, will you stand with Planned Parenthood and the 103,456 patients they serve?

If NOT a PP patient: Hey, Rep. Reichert, this is ___NAME____, from ____CITY____. Since you didn't hosted a town hall, I wasn’t able to talk with you! I know that you were trying to avoid a YouTube moment, but I wanted to make sure you know that I support Planned Parenthood and ask that you vote NO on any attempt to defund them. Defunding Planned Parenthood would be devastating to Washington state and to people like me who believe people should be able to make their own health care decisions. So Dave, will you stand with Planned Parenthood and the 103,456 patients they serve?

If a PP patient: Hi, Representative McMorris Rodgers. My name is ____ and I live in _______. I was never able to tell you that I support Planned Parenthood and ask that you vote NO on any attempt to defund them. Defunding Planned Parenthood would be devastating to Washington state and to people like me who rely on PP for health care. So Cathy, will you stand with Planned Parenthood and the 103,456 patients they serve?

If NOT a PP patient: Hi, Representative McMorris Rodgers. My name is ____ and I live in _______. I was never able to tell you that I support Planned Parenthood and ask that you vote NO on any attempt to defund them. Defunding Planned Parenthood would be devastating to Washington state and to people like me whobelieve people should be able to make their own health care decisions. So Cathy, will you stand with Planned Parenthood and the 103,456 patients they serve?

If a PP patient: Hello, Representative ______. My name is_____ and I live in ______. I wanted to make sure you know that Planned Parenthood is vital to the health of our community and ask that you vote NO on any attempt to defund them. Defunding Planned Parenthood would be devastating to Washington state and to people like me who rely on Planned Parenthood for health care. So Representative _________, will you save my health care and refuse to defund Planned Parenthood?

If NOT a PP patient: Hello, Representative ______. My name is_____ and I live in ______. I wanted to make sure you know that Planned Parenthood is vital to the health of our community and ask that you vote NO on any attempt to defund them. Defunding Planned Parenthood would be devastating to Washington state and to people like me who rely on Planned Parenthood for health care. So Representative _________, will you save my communities’ health care and refuse to defund Planned Parenthood?