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Where Does Tom Steyer 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.

Tom Steyer

Founder of NextGen America


Abortion Access

​​​​Steyer opposed cuts to sexual and reproductive health care, including the Helms Amendment which restricts funds for American aid for these services abroad. [Rewire, 8/21/19]

Birth Control

NextGen Climate, a super PAC funded by Steyer, explicitly goes after candidates who oppose access to birth control. [The Atlantic, 9/3/14]

Planned Parenthood

Steyer says the Title X gag rule is “another Trump policy aimed at mollifying his base while punishing low-income citizens.” [Townhall, 8/21/19]

Health Equity

​​​​​Steyer supports legislation like the Maternal CARE Act and the MOMMIES Act to reduce maternal mortality rates. [SELF, 7/30/19]

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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?