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

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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 […]

Reproductive Services Act Passes NY State Assembly

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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

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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

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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 […]

Assembly Passes Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act, Expanding Access to Contraception and Reaffirming Commitment to Improving Women’s Health and Rights

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Jan. 25, 2016

Contact: Christie Petrone, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org, 646-520-3504
Statement from Andrea Miller, President, NARAL Pro-Choice New York
“NARAL Pro-Choice New York applauds the Assembly for passing the Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act , which will make important new strides in expanding access to the full range of birth control options and in lowering rates of unintended pregnancy […]

Assembly Takes First Step Toward Improving Access to Contraception

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Jan. 21, 2016
Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org
Insurance Committee Passes Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act

Statement from Andrea Miller, President, NARAL Pro-Choice New York:
“NARAL Pro-Choice New York applauds the Assembly Insurance Committee for passing the Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act , which would improve insurance coverage for a full range of birth control options for women, provide […]

NARAL Pro-Choice New York Hails Nomination of Maria Vullo as Superintendent of New York State Department of Financial Services as an ‘Excellent,’ ‘Timely’ Choice

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Jan. 21, 2016

Contact: Christie Petrone, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org, 646-520-3504
Statement from Andrea Miller, President, NARAL Pro-Choice New York
“NARAL Pro-Choice New York applauds Governor Cuomo for nominating Maria Vullo to be the next superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services. Vullo has a long history of fighting for reproductive health, rights, and safety — […]

New Polling Shows Voters Disapprove of Growing Trend of State Abortion Restrictions, Want a Woman’s Experience to be Affirming, Accessible, and Without Shame

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Jan. 20, 2016

Contact: Tara Sweeney, 917-488-0094

NEW YORK — New nationwide polling commissioned by the National Institute for Reproductive Health confirms that large majorities of voters across the country disagree with the recent trend of new state laws restricting access to abortion, and instead support affirmative policies that make a woman’s experience in having […]

NARAL Pro-Choice New York Applauds Gov. Cuomo’s Commitment to Women’s Equality in Proposals for Paid Family Leave, $15 Minimum Wage

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Jan. 13, 2016

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

 
Statement from Andrea Miller, President, NARAL Pro-Choice New York
“NARAL Pro-Choice New York applauds Gov. Cuomo for his continued commitment to women’s equality and financial stability. During today’s State of the State address, Gov. Cuomo proposed a plan for 12 weeks of paid family leave to care for […]

Gov. Cuomo Signs First-In-The-Nation Legislation Adding Pregnancy as a Qualifying Event for Health Insurance Coverage

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December 23, 2015

Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org
Statement from NARAL Pro-Choice New York President Andrea Miller:
“NARAL Pro-Choice New York applauds Governor Cuomo for signing into law groundbreaking legislation that allows pregnant individuals to purchase health insurance at any point during their pregnancy, without having to wait for an open enrollment period,” said Andrea Miller, […]