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House Speaker Paul Ryan Retiring in January, Will Not Seek Reelection

Politics
In a move that came less than 48 hours after an FBI raid at Donald Trump's personal lawyer's office, House Speaker Paul Ryan announced his plan to not seek reelection in November. ...
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Inslee Signs Reproductive Parity Act Into Law: Big Win for Women, Families

Health
The RPA requires all insurance plans in Washington state that cover maternity care to also cover abortions, ensuring that women are able to make the decisions that are best for themselves and their families. In addition, the RPA covers all FDA-approved contraception, including emergency contraception, without cost-sharing. ...
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Trump Administration Rolls Back ACA Birth Control Protection

Politics Health
The Trump administration Friday rolled back the birth control protection as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), allowing any employer to deny birth control coverage because of religious or moral objection. ...
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NARAL Unveils Massive Times Square Billboard Calling for Gender Equality

National
NARAL Pro-Choice America Tuesday launched its new Times Square billboard (43rd St. & Broadway), which calls for gender equality across the United States and around the world. ...
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How Nasty Women Plan to Make the Difference Needed to Get to 2020

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Politics
The following information was prepared by representatives of NARAL Pro-Choice America. ...
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State of Roe v. Wade in the United States

Health
Overturning Roe v. Wade would leave a majority of U.S. women without access to abortion services. ...
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Abortion Rights Groups Respond to Steve Bannon as Top Adviser to President-Elect Trump

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Politics Health
In response to Donald Trump's selection of white nationalist Steve Bannon as chief strategist and senior counselor in the White House, Ilyse Hogue and Destiny Lopez issued the following statements. ...
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Sia, Jessica Williams, Leslie Jones to Perform in Concert Supporting Abortion Rights

Entertainment Health
All Access will highlight the roadblocks that have been thrown in the way of individuals seeking to access their fundamental right to a safe and legal abortion. ...
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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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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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