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."

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Wednesday, November 13, 2013
NARAL Pro-Choice America Welcomes Women’s Health Protection Act, Celebrates “Going on Offense” for Women’s Rights
Today, NARAL Pro-Choice America President Ilyse Hogue joins members of Congress and coalition leaders to deliver remarks celebrating the introduction of the Women’s Health Protection Act. Hogue issued the following statement:
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Thursday, November 07, 2013
NARAL Pro-Choice America Reacts to Introduction of Senate Bill Banning Later Term Abortion
Today, as Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) plans to introduce a federal bill to impose a ban on women’s rights to access abortion after 20 weeks, NARAL Pro-Choice America released a hard-hitting 60-second television spot. The ad features Dana, a pregnant mother of two, describing her difficult decision to seek later abortion during one of her pregnancies after discovering a fetal anomaly. WATCH THE AD HERE: http://www.prochoiceamerica.org/media/press-releases/2013/pr11062013_dan... The ad will run on national cable for one week.
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Thursday, October 24, 2013
NARAL Pro-Choice America and NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia Targeting Cuccinelli for Meddling in Women’s Private Health Decisions
As Terry McAuliffe and Ken Cuccinelli prepare for the final debate of the Virginia governor’s race today, NARAL Pro-Choice America and NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia have released a new GOTV ad titled, “May We Come In.”
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Friday, October 18, 2013
NARAL Pro-Choice America and RH Reality Check Call on Nebraska to Investigate Judge Bataillon
This week, NARAL Pro-Choice America and RH Reality Check urged their members to sign a petition demanding that Nebraska investigate Judge Peter Bataillon his outrageous statements in connection with his ruling that denying a young woman’s request for an abortion because, in his words, it would “kill the child inside” her. The complaint, supported by the petition of members of NARAL Pro-Choice America and RH Reality Check, was filed at the Nebraska courthouse with the assistance of local family-practice attorney Sue Ellen Wall.
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Wednesday, July 10, 2013
NARAL Pro-Choice North Carolina Responds to Sneak Attack Act SB 353
Just hours after Governor McCrory told reporters he would veto HB 695 if it wasn’t changed, extreme anti-choice lawmakers launched another surprise attack on women’s health. This time they introduced a slew of amendments to motorcycle safety bill (SB 353), essentially turning HB 695 into SB 353. This is the same bill under a different name.
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Tuesday, July 09, 2013
NARAL Pro-Choice America and North Carolina on Popular Opposition to Anti-Choice Bill HB695
Today, NARAL Pro-Choice America President Ilyse Hogue and NARAL Pro-Choice North Carolina Executive Director Suzanne Buckley were on-the-ground in North Carolina to oppose anti-choice bill HB695 and are available to comment on the referral of the legislation to the House for a concurrence vote. NARAL Pro-Choice America released the following remarks as prepared from President Ilyse Hogue’s address to a rally of concerned North Carolina voters this morning opposing the legislation:
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Wednesday, July 03, 2013
NARAL Pro-Choice NC Condemns Anti-Choice Tactics
Today, NARAL Pro-Choice North Carolina released the following statement from their Executive Director Suzanne Buckley:
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Wednesday, June 26, 2013
NARAL Pro-Choice America Celebrates Sen. Wendy Davis’ Historic Filibuster in Texas
NARAL Pro-Choice America President Ilyse Hogue lauded Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis on her historic filibuster.
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Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Statement on SCOTUS Decision to Void Key Elements of the Voting Rights Act
Ilyse Hogue, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, made the following statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to strike down Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act:
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Tuesday, June 18, 2013
House Vote Today Is Not Only Shameless Politics, It’s Bad Policy That is Extremely Dangerous for Women’s Health
Today, members of the House of Representatives are set to vote on a bill that is so out of touch and extreme that it comes as no surprise that the bill’s sponsor is a man that believes “the incidence of rape resulting in pregnancy are very low.” In reaction to the vote in the House today, NARAL Pro-Choice America President Ilyse Hogue said:
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