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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Friday, February 01, 2013
Statement from NARAL Pro-Choice America on Obama Administration's Next Step to Implement Contraceptive Coverage
Ilyse Hogue, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, said the Obama administration’s new regulations to implement the contraceptive-coverage policy reinforce the White House’s commitment to women’s health. Based on an initial review, NARAL Pro-Choice America is optimistic that these new draft regulations will make near-universal contraceptive coverage a reality.
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Newswire article
Friday, January 11, 2013
40 Years After Women Won the Right to Choose, New Report Shows 2012 Another Record Year of Anti-Choice Attacks
NARAL Pro-Choice America and NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation today released the 22nd edition of Who Decides? The Status of Women’s Reproductive Rights in the United States , the nation’s most comprehensive report on choice-related legislation. This report shows a mix of progress and setbacks for women’s reproductive freedom across the country.
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Newswire article
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Anti-Choice Lawmakers Continue Their War on Women
Nancy Keenan, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, called the release of a major health-spending bill yet another example of why Americans must end anti-choice control of the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Newswire article
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Anti-Choice Lawmakers Continue Their War on Women
Nancy Keenan, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, today criticized members of the U.S. House of Representatives for continuing to attack choice at a time when Americans need them to focus on the challenges facing the nation.
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Newswire article
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Pro-Choice Americans Call on Congress to Stop Attack on D.C. Women’s Freedom and Privacy
Nancy Keenan, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, today joined Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Mayor Vincent Gray, and other civil and reproductive rights leaders to amplify their opposition to anti-choice bills that would undermine the ability of women in the city to make personal, private medical decisions with their doctors.
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Newswire article
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Gallup Shows Support for Legal Abortion Remains Strong
While one part of the Gallup survey focuses on the labels individuals use to describe their position on abortion, it’s important to note that Gallup also reports that a vast majority of Americans continues to support legal abortion in all or certain circumstances:
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Newswire article
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
NARAL Pro-Choice America Calls on Congress to End War on Women in Nation’s Capital
Nancy Keenan, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, said her organization will mobilize its activists in select congressional districts as the first step in stopping legislation that would undermine the ability of women in Washington, D.C. to make personal, private medical decisions with their doctors.
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Newswire article
Monday, March 05, 2012
House Obsession with Attacking Choice to Continue Next Week
Next week anti-choice politicians in the U.S. House of Representatives will hold yet another hearing on a choice-related issue, giving Americans another example of just how out of touch they are with our country’s values and priorities.
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Newswire article
Thursday, March 01, 2012
Senate Scores Win for Women’s Contraceptive Coverage
Nancy Keenan, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, praised the U.S. Senate for defeating an extreme legislative attack that would have taken away insurance coverage of birth control for women.
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Newswire article
Friday, February 10, 2012
White House Reaffirms Commitment to Contraceptive Services
Nancy Keenan, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, called the Obama administration’s announcement a reaffirmation of the commitment to ensuring contraceptive coverage. The Obama administration’s policy will make sure women of all faiths who work at religiously affiliated hospitals, universities, and service organizations can get contraceptive coverage. It guarantees that women will encounter no barriers from their bosses or insurance plans in getting birth control without a copay.
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