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Supreme Court Reopens Abortion Providers in Texas — For Now

Category: Abortion, State Fights

The U.S. Supreme Court just put a hold on provisions of a Texas law that threatens to eviscerate access to safe, legal abortion in the state for tens of thousands of women. The Oct. 14 order temporarily allows health centers that were forced to close earlier this month to resume providing abortions.…Continue Reading

Tags: State Attacks, Texas, Abortion restrictions, Greg Abbott


What You Need to Know About the Legal Fight Against Admitting Privileges for Abortion Providers in Texas

Category: Abortion, State Fights

Stand with Texas Women

Last week, we wrote about the status of Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s fight to stop the extreme and dangerous anti-women’s health law that was rammed through by Governor Rick Perry and his cronies this past July (after two special sessions, a citizen filibuster, and a Texas-sized stando…Continue Reading

Tags: Abortion, Texas, Filibuster, HB 2, Admitting Priviledges, Courts


Defeat of Albuquerque Abortion Ban Is a Decisive Warning to Congress and Nation

Category: Abortion

Albuquerque Special Election

Yesterday’s defeat of the first-ever municipal abortion ban in the city of Albuquerque marks a major victory for women’s health and shows that voters don’t want to take personal medical decisions out of the hands of women and their doctors.  If enacted, the referendum would have banned abortions at …Continue Reading

Tags: New Mexico, New Mexico abortion bill, 20 week ban, Albuquerque


It Was the Right Decision for Our Family

Category: Elections

Albuquerque Special Election

I've heard people say, no matter what side of the abortion issue they say they are on, that they don't know what they would do if faced with a pregnancy that has taken a tragic turn for the worse. And that is exactly why I urge Albuquerque voters to vote against the abortion ban on the ballot Novemb…Continue Reading

Tags: 20 week ban, Albuquerque, ballot measure


Republicans Should Get on Board in Protecting Women's Health

Category: Congress

Democrats have once again preempted Republicans on the issue of women's health, this week introducing in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate, the Women's Health Protection Act.  In response to an unprecedented level of attacks on women’s reproductive health over the past few years,…Continue Reading

Tags: Republicans, Congress, GOP, Republicans for Planned Parenthood, Women's Health Protection Act


Is This the End of the Republican Party?

Category: Elections, Republicans

In the wake of the defeat of Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli in the governor's race, I hope we can say this is the end of the Republican Party as we know it. The key words being "as we know it," and how it has been the past few years. Many lifelong Republicans like me have seen our party co…Continue Reading

Tags: Republicans, Ken Cuccinelli, Virginia, Virginia Governor's Race, Republicans for Planned Parenthood