Barbara Boxer

Barbara Boxer

Senate: Murray Outlines Principles for Affordable, High-Quality Child Care

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U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) issued a “Call to Action” on the need for affordable, accessible, and high-quality child care in America. ...
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Legislation Proposed for Access to Over-the-Counter Birth Control

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The Affordability is Access Act would allow women to have access to FDA-approved over-the-counter birth control without being forced to pay extra. ...
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Murray, Boxer, Blumenthal, Warren, Booker Introduce Emergency Contraception Bill

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Sens. Patty Murray, Barbara Boxer, Richard Blumenthal, Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker announced the Emergency Contraception Access and Education Act of 2014. ...
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Roe v. Wade Turns 41, Women Still Defending Their Bodies

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U.S. Senator Patty Murray released a statement on the 41st anniversary of the historic Supreme Court Decision to constitutionally guarantee access to safe and legal reproductive choice in the United States. ...
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Murray on Abortion Ban: ‘It’s Going Nowhere’

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The floor speeches came just before Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) introduced an abortion ban that is being championed by right-wing special interest groups as part of their nationwide campaign to restrict women’s health care access. ...
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Murray on Robbing ‘Women of Access to Health Care’

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The Republican continuing resolution bill passed early Sunday morning specifically targets women’s preventive health care, allowing an employer or insurer – for virtually any reason – to deny coverage for birth control, annual checkups, screening for gestational diabetes, HPV testing, STD counseling, HIV screening and counseling, breastfeeding supplies and counseling, and screening and counseling for domestic violence. ...
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