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|Protect the Rights of Military Women: Act Now!
Women who serve in the military risk their lives every day fighting for our freedoms, now it’s time they enjoy the same freedoms in return.
|Double Victory for Women’s Health in Ohio
Great news out of Ohio! In a double victory for women’s health, Ohio legislators called off two controversial bills that would have restricted women’s access to make their own health care ...
|Women's Health and the Fiscal Cliff
There are a few weeks left for this Congress to finish its business by December 31. The biggest issues (and most consequential) involve “sequestration” and “the fiscal cliff.” But what ...
|Joe Biden and Paul Ryan Discuss Abortion Rights
Yesterday at the vice presidential debate, Martha Raddatz asked the question that many had in mind: with consideration to their Catholic faiths, where do Paul Ryan and Joe Biden stand on the issue ...
|A Preview of Obamacare (And Guess What? It Works)
A new study shows that when women have equal access to no-cost birth control methods, it leads to drastically lower rates of unintended pregnancy and abortion. It's a preview of what Obamacare ...
|What to Watch in Tonight's Presidential Debate
Tonight, President Obama and Mitt Romney will join one another on stage for the first of three presidential debates. The topic? Domestic policy. The debate will be broken down into a number of ...
|Bridging the Divide on Health Care for Women
There have been some whoppers this summer. Nothing like an effort to make health insurance more affordable and available to all Americans to bring out the conspiracy theorists. Among my “...
|Planned Parenthood Peer Educators Lobby in Washington, DC
What do young people have to say to Congress about health care reform?
|Lifesaving Lessons from a Caring Daughter
Linda Tonner was 60 years old when she felt a nagging pain in her breast. She was divorced, made very little money at her job, and didn’t have health insurance.
|Take action to protect reproductive health care!
Hello again! In DC, inside that thing we call the Capitol, members of Congress are getting downright scrappy about health care ...
|Planned Parenthood is everywhere — and we’re more than you think!
Um, not to brag, but we’re assuming you’ve heard of Planned Parenthood . You might know us from ...
|An open letter in response to the murder of Dr. Tiller
Hi everyone, Below is a message in response to the murder of Dr. Tiller from Planned Parenthood ...
|Are you there friends? It's me, Judy!
We at Planned Parenthood are honored to bring you ...
|Last chance to help overturn Bush's midnight regulation!
Hooray! After months of work, we are thiiiiis close to overturning Bush's midnight regulation that limits the rights of patients to receive complete and accurate reproductive health care ...
|Celebrate National Day of Appreciation for Abortion Providers!
Whew! It's been quite a week for Planned Parenthood and women's health, and I realize we've been asking a lot of you lately. It almost feels like our work is never done, and I want you to know ...
|Help Overturn Bush Attack on Health Care
Good news! President Obama has moved to overturn the midnight regulation that former President Bush pushed through late last year.
|Help save affordable birth control from ANOTHER anti-choice attack
Unbelievable. We let you know yesterday about an attempt to strip Title X funding for Planned Parenthood ...
|STAND WITH US: DON’T DEFUND PLANNED PARENTHOOD!
We have just learned ...
|Global Gag Rule Repealed!
Today is yet another remarkable day in history, in the United States and around the world. After eight long years, President Obama ...
|Rescind the Global Gag Rule Again!
It was a cold day in January 2001, when George W. Bush reinstated President Regan’s global gag rule, which had been rescinded by President Clinton. Hundreds of thousands of people had ...
|It’s Here: Bush's Final Attack on Women's Health Care
We feared it was coming but it’s still a shock: Bush's final attack on women's health care just arrived.
|Bush’s parting gift
This is it. Today, the Bush administration is poised to issue a last-minute regulation that will impose harsh new restrictions on women’s access to reproductive health care any moment now.
|Bush to Attack Women’s Health
Help stop health care providers from being able to redefine abortion to include birth control. The Bush administration promised not to issue any new regulations after November 1.
|Delivering a Blue Florida
October has been an amazing month for volunteers and staff of Florida Alliance of Planned Parenthood Affiliates! We have phone banks happening across the state, from Jacksonville to Miami, ...
|Affordable Birth Control Must Be a National Priority
Across the country the Planned Parenthood Action Fund is organizing, showing candidates up and down the ballot that Americans demand access to safe and affordable birth control.
|BREAKING: Help Keep Politics Out of the Exam Room!
At 2:00 this afternoon, the Bush administration launched an attack on women's health care and reproductive rights that has put Planned Parenthood and the people we serve in the fight of our lives.
|President Bush is trying to sell out women's health in the most unbelievable way
The Bush administration is about to release a rule that would allow federal funding specifically designed to prevent unintended pregnancies and promote reproductive health to now be used for ...
|Read Cecile Richards' moving blog post: What Would Ann Do?
Check out Planned Parenthood Action Fund President Cecile Richard's article on Huffington Post . She ...
|Planned Parenthood Action Fund Urges You to Help Spread the Word
Did you know that despite Sen. John McCain's extreme anti-women’s health care voting record, a whopping 51 percent of women voters in battleground states have no idea what ...
|CDC: 1 in 4 Teen Girls Has a Sexually Transmitted Infection
Here's a completely unacceptable statistic: According to the CDC , more than three million teen girls have a sexually transmitted infection (STI).
|Reason Prevails in Kansas
Last fall, we learned that anti-choice groups like Operation Rescue had begun circulating a politically motivated petition to seat a grand jury to investigate Planned Parenthood — all as part ...
|President’s Backwards Budget Bushwhacks Family Planning Programs
Amid all the excitement and speculation surrounding today’s primaries, one important piece of political news has been largely overlooked — ...
|The New York Times Agrees with Planned Parenthood: Prevention Works
Should policies aimed at reducing the number of abortions focus on prevention or punishment? At Planned Parenthood, ...
|Happy Anniversary, Roe!
January 22, 2008, marks the 35th anniversary of Roe v. Wade , the U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion ...
|Shamelessly Unqualified Appointee to Lead Family Planning
Another victory was enjoyed last week by the flat-earth crowd when President Bush appointed an anti-birth control activist to head Title X, the nation’s family planning program.
|NPR Affiliate Refuses to Air Planned Parenthood Ad
It seems impossible, but WDUQ, the flagship NPR affiliate in Pittsburgh, refuses to air Planned Parenthood of Western ...
|The True Life Diary of a Planned Parenthood Worker and Activist
The battle to open our clinic in Aurora, Illinois, might be over, but the war against Planned Parenthood and the women we serve ...
|Good News for Women of Connecticut: EC Available at Catholic Hospitals
On Friday, the Hartford Courant reported that all women who arrive at any emergency room in Connecticut ...
|Our Clinic in Aurora, Illinois, Is Under Attack
The Planned Parenthood clinic in Aurora, Illinois, has become ground zero in the fight for women's access to reproductive health care. Aurora is a fast-growing city outside Chicago where Planned ...
|Anti-Family Planning Amendment Targets Planned Parenthood
The anti-family planning politicians are at it again. Last night, Congressman Mike Pence introduced an amendment that restricts critical family planning funding, and the vote could come at any moment.
|The "Nation's Top Doctor" Speaks Out: Bush Administration Suppressed Critical Health Information
Yesterday, former Surgeon General Richard H. Carmona spoke before a congressional committee ...
|FOX and CBS Say Yes to Sex, No to Condoms
The New York Times reports today that FOX and CBS are refusing to air a condom ...
|Hang Onto Your Hats: Students Visit Planned Parenthood Health Center in NH
I'm still unclear about why this is a story, but here we go. Anti-choice groups in New Hampshire ...
|Pharmacy in Great Falls, MT will not dispense birth control
Last week I heard about a woman in Great Falls, Montana, who went to her local, privately owned pharmacy, Snyder Drug (NOTE: this pharmacy is not part of the the larger Snyder Drug/Katz ...
|Planned Parenthood Action Fund responds to McCain attacks
This week, the LA Times reported this week that John Weaver, a strategist for ...
|A Wall of Protest on the Federal Abortion Ban
It has already begun. Less than one week after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the federal abortion ban, North ...
|Supreme Court Protest - 3pm in DC
Please join Planned Parenthood , the nations largest reproductive health care provider and advocacy organization today April 18th in front of ...
|The Politics of an Ultrasound
Focus on the Family has done it again. The religious political extremist group, led by father-knows-best-for-every-American-woman talking head James ...
|Wal-Mart changes corporate birth control policy: EC dispensed without discrimination or delay
Big news from the biggest retailer in the country. Wal-Mart has signed onto Planned Parenthood's pharmacy policy on emergency ...
|Another Anti-Sex Education Bush Appointee Bites the Dust
Yesterday, Wade Horn, the HHS assistant secretary for children and families and widely known as the administration's abstinence-only cheerleader,
|UPDATE: Evelyn Kappeler to Replace Keroack (for now)
We are hearing that Evelyn Kappeler, current Acting Deputy Director for Population Affairs will be replacing Eric Keroack, who resigned yesterday because of a Medicaid Action by the State of ...
|BREAKING: Eric Keroack Resigns
Eric Keroack (previously posted here ,
|Strickland says thanks but no thanks to abstinence only money for Ohio
Guess what's missing from Governor Ted Strickland's budget? The $500,000 a year that the ...
|New Bush judicial nomination and more politics at play
The fury continues over Attorney General Alberto Gonzales’ firing of a number of U.S. attorneys for what increasingly appears to be purely political reasons. (I smell a new “gate” ...
|Gov. Blunt Plays Politics Again, Cuts Planned Parenthood Funding in Missouri
This is the kind of story that makes me want to hop on the next plane to Missouri, bang on Governor Blunt's door, and give him a piece of my mind. Yesterday, MO Governor ...
|Court upholds excluding birth control from health care plans
One small step backward for birth control access...one giant LEAP backward for women’s health. Yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth ...
|New pro-choice majority kills dangerous parental notification law in New Hampshire
In January, a pro-choice majority took over in the New Hampshire House of Representatives. For the first time since the late 1800s, the New Hampshire House and Senate are controlled by Democrats ...
|Wisconsin leaders reject abstinence-only funding, want EC in the ER.
Wisconsin women may soon get better access to emergency contraception (EC) — the backup method of birth control that can prevent pregnancy after unprotected sex.
|Bush slashes budget for the Office of Women's Health
This week, in an appalling move by the Bush administration, the Office of Women’s Health , a division within the FDA, had its budget slashed by 30 ...
|So-called “Crisis Pregnancy Centers” Making Headlines
So-called “crisis pregnancy centers” (CPCs) that masquerade as reproductive health clinics in order to dissuade women from seeking abortion services have long been a tactic of anti-...
|More Abortion Restrictions in Mississippi
Mississippi is already one of the worst states to live in if ...
|KS Gov. Sebelius starts off on the right foot
Yesterday, newly re-elected pro-choice Kansas Gov. Kathy Sebelius refused to sign a certificate endorsing anti-abortion extremist Phill ...
|Congress turns the heat up on anti-birth control Keroack
This afternoon, President Bush gave his final press conference before he heads off to his Crawford ranch for Christmas. ...
|3 hours until the vote -- help us make these urgent calls
On Monday, we asked our activists to speak out on the deceptively titled "Unborn Child Pain Awareness Act," a bill that misleads women and puts politics before science. The House is scheduled to ...
|Anti-choice extremists lose by a landslide||Planned Parenthood||11/08/2006||11||7||-||4|
|The Other News Tomorrow||Planned Parenthood||11/07/2006||9||24||-||9|
|Gov. Rounds Gets the Facts Wrong||Planned Parenthood||10/26/2006||1||2||-||12|
|Vision = Action||Planned Parenthood||10/19/2006||2||3||1||-|
|Give Target a Piece of Your Mind||Planned Parenthood||12/07/2005||5||11||-||-|
|UPDATE: Target Refuses to Shift Policy||Planned Parenthood||11/11/2005||16||19||-||-|
|Target Says, "We Won't Serve You"||Planned Parenthood||10/26/2005||265||220||8||8|
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