NARAL Pro-Choice America

NARAL Pro-Choice America and its network of state affiliates are dedicated to protecting and expanding reproductive freedom for all Americans. NARAL works to guarantee that every woman has the right to make personal decisions regarding the full range of reproductive choices, including preventing unintended pregnancy, bearing healthy children, and choosing legal abortion. In recognition of its work defending our constitutional right to choose, Fortune Magazine described NARAL as "one of the top 10 advocacy groups in America."

Releases by this organization

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Thursday, March 31, 2016
NARAL Calls Out Latest Dangerous Select Investigative Panel Attack Against Universities, Labs
Today, NARAL Pro-Choice America joins U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and members of the Senate Democratic Caucus to highlight the latest dangerous action from Republicans on the House Select Investigative Panel. Just yesterday, the Panel issued a new round of subpoenas targeting universities,...
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Tuesday, March 29, 2016
NARAL Calls for Trump Campaign Manager to Step Aside, Assist With Police Investigation
With police in Florida filing battery charges against Donald Trump’s campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, NARAL Pro-Choice America called for Trump to place Lewandowski on leave and to cooperate with law enforcement. Along with the charges against Lewandowski, police in Jupiter, FL, released new...
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Thursday, March 24, 2016
NARAL President Blasts GOP Action to Target Students, Researchers with New Subpoenas
Today, NARAL President Ilyse Hogue released the following statement in response to the Select Investigative Panel’s latest action on their taxpayer-funded witch hunt: “It’s deplorable that Chair Blackburn is continuing her partisan, taxpayer-funded witch hunt with these subpoenas. What the...
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Friday, March 25, 2016
NARAL Statement on Indiana Abortion Ban
As one of the nation’s most extreme anti-abortion measures was signed into law Thursday in Indiana, NARAL called out Governor Mike Pence for restricting Americans’ constitutional right to choose abortion care. The abortion ban prohibits abortion in the case of fetal anomalies and forces doctors to...
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Wednesday, March 23, 2016
NARAL Statement on Zubik v. Burwell
Ilyse Hogue, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, released the following statement in advance of today's oral arguments in Zubik v. Burwell. This case challenges the critical contraceptive coverage benefit included in the Affordable Care Act, which has made birth control far more accessible to...
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Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Statement by NARAL on Nomination of Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court
As President Obama today fulfilled his constitutional duty to act on filling the vacancy on the Supreme Court, NARAL Pro-Choice America called on Senate Republicans to do their job and hold a hearing on the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland. As chief judge on the District of Columbia Circuit...
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Wednesday, March 02, 2016
NARAL Statement on SCOTUS Oral Arguments in Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt Today
Ilyse Hogue, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, released the following statement in advance of the United States Supreme Court oral arguments on Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt - the most consequential case for abortion rights in this country since Roe v. Wade : “The Supreme Court, and this...
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Thursday, February 25, 2016
NARAL Statement on Gov. Sandoval as Potential Supreme Court Nominee
In response to reports that Gov. Brian Sandoval (R-NV) is under consideration to possibly fill the vacancy on the US Supreme Court, NARAL Pro-Choice America President Ilyse Hogue issued the following statement: "We find it hard to believe that President Obama, who shares the value of reproductive...
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Thursday, February 04, 2016
Texas Study Further Reveals Damage of Excluding Planned Parenthood from Women’s Health Programs
A study published on Wednesday reveals that following Planned Parenthood’s exclusion from the Texas Women’s Health Program, fewer low-income women were able to access highly effective reversible contraceptives and the number of Medicaid births increased. The study, from the Texas Policy Evaluation...
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Wednesday, January 20, 2016
New NARAL Pro-Choice America’s ''Who Decides'' Report Finds Nation On Precipice In The Fight To Protect Reproductive Rights
Today, NARAL Pro-Choice America and NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation released the 25th edition of Who Decides? The Status of Women’s Reproductive Rights in the United States . In a presentation given today , NARAL Pro-Choice America revealed that while the nation once again earned a “D” and 27...
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