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An Urgent Sexual and Reproductive Health Agenda for a Pro-Choice President and Congress

A supporter of reproductive health and rights will occupy the White House come January. The ranks of pro-choice legislators in the House and Senate will grow significantly. There is a lot for a new administration to do and undo on reproductive health, but it’s what we voted for.

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The Future of Sexual and Reproductive Health

A new administration, a new agenda for sexual and reproductive health and rights advocates. What’s new? What’s changed? What are we still fighting for after all these years and how can a new leader make the greatest impact on women’s health and lives globally?

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Cuts to Family Planning Won’t Help Jane the Plumber

The presidential candidates have been challenged with the same question again and again: In our unprecedented economic crisis, what programs or services will you cut? If they cut family planning services, other reproductive health costs are sure to spiral leaving “Jane the plumber” without the critical health services she needs.

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Access to Birth Control, Under the Next President

Can I get a prescription for birth control from a doctor? Can I get contraception from a Title X program? Do I know how to use it? Some answers for you – depending upon either a McCain or an Obama administration.

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GOP Ticket Firm on Abstinence-Only, Reproductive Rights

Unless John McCain and Sarah Palin make a point of discussing specific policies that support young people’s access to sexual health education, contraception for low income Americans, health care access for needy children and more – they are not “mixed” on reproductive health care and rights issues.

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An Outrageous Attempt by the Bush Administration to Undermine Women’s Rights

Senator Hillary Clinton is sounding the alarm and calling out President Bush and his administration for “quietly putting ideology before science and women’s health.”

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Roundup: Obama on Title X, Citizen Impaneled Grand Juries a New Anti-choice Strategy

Obama responds to anti-choicer on Title X family planning funding, Citizen impaneled grand jury being used against abortion provider in Kansas, Domestic violence and HIV/AIDS in Africa.

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Echoes of Change to Come

With a new presidential administration coming soon, this is the time for reproductive health advocates to speak up for health care policy change.

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Swine Song: Bush Ally Orr Leaves Just as Domestic Gag Rule Is Reconsidered

Why did Dr. Susan Orr — former staffer at the Family Research Council — resign her post overseeing Title X just as the Bush administration considers re-imposing the domestic gag rule?

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Anti-Family Planning Org’s Unholy Alliance

The Family Research Council is petitioning our government to severely restrict federal funds for our contraception and family planning program – a program that is headed by one of their own.

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