Tag Archives: reproductive rights
Thousands of low-income women who relied on Planned Parenthood for breast and cervical cancer screenings provided through a state program may now have to jump t...Read More
The EACH Woman Act would have a huge impact for poor women in Texas, who tend to also be women of color, supporters of the resolution say. More than 1 million T...Read More
After the Whole Women’s Health abortion clinic in Austin was shut down last year due to Texas’ House Bill 2, the organization’s president, Amy Hagstrom Mi...Read More
Gathered outside the governor's mansion, activists are calling on the governor to line-item veto a budget measure that would exclude Planned Parenthood from the...Read More
Conservative lawmakers found even more ways to restrict reproductive health care access across Texas this session, putting minors and poor women at risk....Read More
Texas House and Senate budget writers have approved a provision excluding Planned Parenthood from the state Breast and Cervical Cancer Services program, which t...Read More
As state lawmakers continue their assault on abortion access in Texas, a growing group of activists isn't ready to give up the fight.
While lawmakers have filed dozens of anti-abortion bills, a growing group of activists and volunteer-led organizations are providing resources for women seeking...Read More
Texas women like Jeni Putalavage-Ross are already making agonizing decisions about abnormal pregnancies. Some anti-abortion lawmakers would put them in an even more impossible situation.
Jeni Putalavage-Ross and Scott Ross made the difficult decision to terminate their pregnancy at nearly 21 weeks when doctors said their baby wouldn't survive. W...Read More
One year after the unruly mob filled the State Capitol and—at least temporarily—shouted down a bill imposing new limits on abortion, what's become of the mo...Read More