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Statement: NIRH Stands With Immigrants and Refugees

The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH)’s mission is to help build a society in which everyone has the freedom and ability to control their reproductive and sexual lives. Therefore, NIRH stands in solidarity with immigrants, refugees, and all those seeking a safe home in the United States. NIRH condemns the latest atrocious policies and […]

NIRH Calls on Incoming Governor to End Missouri’s “Reckless” Policies to Control Women’s Bodies

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June 1, 2018
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
Following Greitens Resignation, NIRH Pledges Continued Support for Local Reproductive Health Partners
Statement from National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller
New York, NY – Following Missouri Governor Eric Greitens’ resignation in the face of accusations of sexual and political misconduct, National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller […]

NIRH Urges Senate to Bring Both the Reproductive Health Act and Comprehensive Contraceptive Coverage Act to a Vote on the Floor

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June 1, 2018
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
The following is a statement from National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller
“Yesterday, the Senate Health Committee voted along party lines, once again failing to advance the Reproductive Health Act to the Senate floor for a vote,” said Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive […]

Trump-Pence Rule Aims to Push Both Birth Control and Abortion Care Out of Reach for Millions of Women

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Contact: Stephanie Reichin | E:  | M: 617.549.3745
 
Statement from National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller
New York – Today, as was expected, the Trump-Pence administration released its rule to make it illegal for Title X clinics to provide or refer their patients for safe, legal abortion care, forcing providers to withhold information […]

NIRH Applauds Gov. Cuomo for Ensuring that New York State Protects Reproductive Freedom in the Face in Federal Attacks

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May 18, 2018
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745 
Statement from National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller
Today, after the Trump-Pence administration took its latest step to restrict and withhold resources from providers and clinics that offer abortions or refer patients for abortion care, Governor Cuomo sent a letter to New York State Department of Health […]

NIRH Denounces Trump-Pence Administration’s Plan to Reinstate Domestic ‘Gag Rule’

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May 18, 2018
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
New Rule Would Make it Impossible for Patients to Get Birth Control and Abortion Care Across the Country
Statement from National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller
Today, the Trump-Pence administration took its latest step to restrict and withhold resources from providers and clinics that provide abortions or refer […]

National Institute for Reproductive Health Praises Introduction of Reproductive Freedom Act in Colorado; Declares “All-Out” Effort to Pass Critical Legislation

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May 3, 2018
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
HB 18-1438 would remove barriers to quality reproductive care – including abortion – and expand access for low-income people, young people, people of color, immigrants, and refugees
Colorado joins growing coalition of states and localities where NIRH is supporting advocates, activists, and elected officials to expand and protect access […]

NIRH Supports the Release of Activist Alejandra Pablos from Immigration Detention

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April 18, 2018

Immigrant rights and reproductive justice activist Alejandra Pablos has been detained at Eloy Detention Center in Arizona for over a month and will be appearing before a judge on April 19. The following statement was issued by Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH), which has worked […]

NIRH Denounces St. Louis Board of Aldermen for Failure to Pass “Buffer Zone Bill” for City’s Only Abortion Clinic

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April 16, 2018
NIRH Contact: Stephanie Reichin | M: 617.549.3745 | E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
Despite setback, advocates’ focus on local-level advances in reproductive freedom will intensify
St. Louis, MO – Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) and NIRH Action Fund, released the following statement today decrying St. Louis’ failure to pass Board Bill 34, “The Buffer Zone […]

Durham County Becomes Fourteenth Locality to Pass Resolution Supporting Insurance Coverage for Abortion Care

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April 10, 2018
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745

NEW YORK — In a bold show of support for reproductive freedom, Durham County, North Carolina became the latest locality to pass a resolution calling for state and federal funding of abortion coverage. The advocates and activists that made this win possible are a part of a […]