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NIRH Statement on the Passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

2020-09-18T22:40:22-04:00September 18th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 18, 2020 Contact: Kelly Novak, [email protected], 646-520-3504 Upon the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller released the following statement: “Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a profound impact on our nation and our lives. Her passing is a devastating loss. Justice Ginsburg [...]

NIRH Condemns SCOTUS Ruling in Critical Case Gutting Access to Birth Control, Notes Fallout for Birth Control Guarantee at the State Level

2020-07-09T16:46:00-04:00July 9th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 9, 2020 Contact: Liza Dee, [email protected] Statement from Andrea Miller, president, National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) NEW YORK – Andrea Miller, president of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH), released the following statement today in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to expand employers’ ability to deny birth control coverage to [...]

Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Many States Moved to Ensure Access to Reproductive Health Care, New Report Shows

2020-07-08T08:56:50-04:00July 8th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 8, 2020 Contact: Marisa Rodriguez, [email protected] The National Institute for Reproductive Health’s (NIRH) Annual Midyear Report Highlights State Actions to Protect and Advance Reproductive Health, Rights and Justice in the First Half of 2020  NEW YORK – During the first half of 2020, many states took action to protect access to reproductive health [...]

2020 Midyear Report — Gaining Ground: Proactive Reproductive Health and Rights Legislation in the States

2020-07-08T08:58:57-04:00July 7th, 2020|Publications & Reports, Uncategorized|

In the first six months of 2020, most states took action to protect access to reproductive health care -- with some stepping up to protect abortion care specifically. The National Institute for Reproductive Health’s 2020 Midyear Report, Gaining Ground, details the progress states made so far this year in advancing reproductive rights, health, and [...]

Statement on New York City FY2021 Budget from National Institute for Reproductive Health and the New York Abortion Access Fund

2020-07-01T10:54:57-04:00July 1st, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 1, 2020 Contact: Liza Dee, [email protected] Amid devastating cuts across the board, funding for abortion care is preserved (New York, NY) -- Last year, New York City became the first city in the country to fund abortion care, dedicating $250,000 to the New York Abortion Access Fund (NYAAF) to help people cover [...]

NIRH Relieved that U.S. Supreme Court Reaffirms Precedent to Preserve Access to Abortion in Louisiana

2020-06-29T13:22:17-04:00June 29th, 2020|Press Releases: Action Fund, Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2020 Contact: Liza Dee, [email protected] In June Medical Services v. Russo, Court strikes down Louisiana admitting privileges law that effectively banned abortion The following is a statement from Andrea Miller, president of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) and the NIRH Action Fund New York – The U.S. Supreme [...]

Statement from National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller on Anti-Black Violence in the United States

2021-02-18T18:49:54-05:00June 1st, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

June 1, 2020 Contact: Kelly Novak, [email protected] Coming off of a horrifying week in which we witnessed the murder of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis Police Department, we want to honor the frustration, pain, and outrage of the communities that have been harmed by police violence, overpolicing, and state-sanctioned brutality grounded in [...]

Missouri’s Single Abortion Clinic Allowed to Continue Providing Services

2020-06-01T11:24:24-04:00June 1st, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2020 Contact: Marisa Rodriguez, [email protected] Amid COVID-19 pandemic, the single remaining abortion clinic in Missouri will continue to offer essential health care for patients across the state and region Statement from Andrea Miller, President, The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) MISSOURI - Andrea Miller, president of the National Institute for [...]

COVID-19 and Abortion Advocacy: Strategies to Consider

2020-03-30T10:43:03-04:00March 30th, 2020|Publications & Reports|

Abortion is essential, and reproductive health care cannot be put on hold in times of crisis.  The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented outbreak -- elected and public health officials are implementing policies to limit spread of the disease and flatten the curve, sometimes with unintended consequences for abortion access. Unfortunately, there are a few who [...]

COVID-19 Update

2020-03-20T16:14:54-04:00March 20th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

Just like you, we at NIRH and the NIRH Action Fund are closely monitoring the rapidly changing public health crisis around COVID-19, and thinking proactively about how we can prevent transmission while we support our friends and loved ones. We wanted to share with you some of the ways we are adjusting to this new [...]

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