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Candidate Spotlight: Where Do the 2020 Hopefuls Stand on Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights?

Birth control. Abortion. Sex ed. Reproductive health care as a human right. What do these have in common? They’re on the 2020 ballot — and Trump wants to restrict all of them. Find out where the candidates stand and if they stand with you.

Joe Walsh

Former Congressman from Illinois


Abortion Access

Walsh supports banning abortion, even in cases where the mother’s life could be at risk. [HuffPost, accessed 8/25/19]

Birth Control

Walsh's response to an activist demanding birth control access? “Go get a job.” [HuffPost, 9/8/12]

Planned Parenthood

Walsh voted to “defund” Planned Parenthood when he was in Congress. [H. Con. Res. 36, Roll Call 271, 4/14/11]

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Health Equity


Sex Ed


The only way we can fight back against the harmful and dangerous laws and policies coming from anti-reproductive health politicians is by changing who's writing and passing them. Are you in?