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Trump’s Victory is Devastating to the Nation and World

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 9, 2016
Contact: Christie Petrone, cpetrone@nirhealth.org, 646-520-3504
Statement from Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund and Campaign for a Pro-Choice New York
“Donald Trump’s victory is devastating to the nation and the world, but especially to the millions of women and commonsense, pro-choice voters across the country who expect […]

New York City Joins National Movement Calling for Insurance Coverage of Abortion Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Sept. 27, 2016

Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@nirhealth.org
National Institute for Reproductive Health, New York City Councilmembers Celebrate New York City’s Early Leadership on Funding for Abortion, Urge Passage of Federal EACH Woman Act,
Repeal of Hyde Amendment  
NEW YORK — The National Institute for Reproductive Health joined New York City Councilmember and Co-Chair of the […]

Press Releases: NIRH|

National Institute for Reproductive Health Joins Fight for $15 at Hofstra University Presidential Debate To Demand Reproductive and Economic Justice from Our Future President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sept. 26, 2016

Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org

NEW YORK — The National Institute for Reproductive Health today joined the Fight for $15 and other allied organizations at Hofstra University ahead of the presidential debate to demand from our future president a progressive agenda, including an end to the unjust policies that deny abortion care. […]

Press Releases: NIRH|

RNC Platform: Decades-Long Endorsement of Policies That Treat Women, Doctors, Family and Friends Like Criminals

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—PLATFORM ANALYSIS LINKED

July 13, 2016

Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org 
National Institute for Reproductive Health Releases Analysis of Abortion Plank in the RNC Platform, Warns About Potential for Prosecution, Punishment, Imprisonment
NEW YORK — The National Institute for Reproductive Health (National Institute) today unveiled an in-depth analysis looking back over the last three decades at how […]

Press Releases: NIRH|

Supreme Court Ruling on Abortion: A Historic Victory for Women’s Rights and Health

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 27, 2016

Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org
Fight Continues to Dismantle Hundreds of Other Restrictions on Abortion
NEW YORK — The National Institute for Reproductive Health hailed today’s Supreme Court decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, striking down two of Texas’s most recent abortion restrictions as unconstitutional. In a 5-3 decision, the Court rejected […]

Press Releases: NIRH|

Reproductive Services Act Passes NY State Assembly

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 7, 2016

Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org
Reproductive Services Act Passes NY State Assembly
Statement by Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund
and its Campaign for a Pro-Choice New York
“Earlier today, the Reproductive Services Act (A.6221), a bill that would bring New York’s abortion law in line with the federal […]

Reproductive Rights Advocates Urge Senate to Pass Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 24, 2016

Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org
Grassroots Activists from Across New York Deliver Nearly 4,500 Petition Signatures
During Reproductive Health Lobby Day

ALBANY, NY — Reproductive rights activists with the National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund and Physicians for Reproductive Health came from across the state today to hand-deliver nearly 4,500 signatures on petitions […]

New York Leads the Nation in Strengthening Women’s Economic Stability, Uplifting Reproductive Rights with Higher Minimum Wage, Paid Family Leave

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 1, 2016
Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@nirhealth.org
Statement by Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund
and its Campaign for a Pro-Choice New York

“We applaud Gov. Cuomo and New York’s legislative leaders for the historic gains for women included in the 2016-17 New York state budget. The budget’s approval anoints […]

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Sex Ed should be shared with every single teenager alive! Whether it’s taught in their school or not. Teens should be at least a little educated on reproductive health. Sex isn’t something that should be hidden from us. If this continues to happen more consequences will continue to happen too. Teens are clueless about sex […]

Sex education, TORCH|

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Just like so many people of color are mistreated, and have their natural rights ignored and abused, so many women of color have been mistreated for centuries and are cast away into the dark having their stories disappear with the air we breathe out. So many people believe women of color are useless and considered […]