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Despite Controversy and Backlash, Planned Parenthood Continues with Celebrations

Tables had places for folks to sign petitions, register for mailing lists, and participate in #ShoutYourAbortion.
Health Local
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands hosted its annual anniversary event Friday night to commemorate the famous Roe v. Wade decision and a woman’s right to choose. ...
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Murray, DelBene Support Women’s Rights at Planned Parenthood on Roe v. Wade Anniversary

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) joined supporters at the Planned Parenthood Seattle Health Center.
Health Local
On the 43rd anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade, Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) joined supporters at the Planned Parenthood Seattle Health Center. ...
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Attacks on LGBT, Reproductive Rights Cannot Be Separated

Editorial
Many of the same politicians seeking to control women’s bodies are also the ones trying to turn back the clock on LGBT equality. ...
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Murray on Latest GOP Effort to Defund Planned Parenthood: ‘Women Have Had Enough’

Politics Health
Murray highlighted that Planned Parenthood is a critical source of health care for women, and that women are tired of being used for political pandering. ...
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Seattle Mayor, City Council Pass Planned Parenthood Joint Resolution

Councilmember Kshama Sawant
Health
Monday, Seattle City Council and Mayor Ed Murray introduced and passed a joint resolution affirming the City’s support of Planned Parenthood. ...
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New Study Shows 59% Americans View Planned Parenthood Favorably

Health
Despite a Republican attack on Planned Parenthood, a majority of Americans, 59 percent, view them favorably. ...
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Murray: ‘Attacking Women’s Health Doesn’t Keep the Government Open’

U.S. Senator Patty Murray on the Senate Floor
Politics Health
U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) delivered remarks on the Senate floor ahead of a partisan, Senate Republican vote to defund Planned Parenthood. ...
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Washington to Require Pharmacies to Fill All Prescription Medications

Health Local
The court rejected claims that requiring pharmacies to sell certain prescription birth control drugs violated the constitutional rights of pharmacy owners. ...
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Women’s Rights Activist Morgan Beach Joins District 3 Race

Morgan Beach, District 3 candidate for the Seattle City Council. District 3 includes Capitol Hill and the Central District. Photo: Erika Lillian Sommer
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Morgan Beach worked at Human Rights Watch while in graduate school, and was a member and president of a student group called Women in Public Policy. ...
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Women’s Rights Advocate Morgan Beach for Seattle City Council

Women’s rights advocate Morgan Beach announced Thursday she is running for the Seattle City Council in Seattle City Council District 3.
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Women’s rights advocate Morgan Beach announced Thursday she is running for the Seattle City Council in Seattle City Council District 3. ...
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