Press Releases: Action Fund

Gov. Cuomo: New York Will Advance Women’s Rights, Including Abortion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 9, 2017
Contact: Christie Petrone, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org, 646-520-3504
Statement by National Institute for Reproductive Health President Andrea Miller
“In his State of the State address today, Gov. Cuomo stated that New York will advance women’s rights and ‘stand tall and stand firm’ for a woman’s right to abortion.
“Now more than ever, we need to enhance abortion […]

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 […]

NIRH Action Fund Congratulates Maria Vullo on Confirmation as Superintendent of New York State Department of Financial Services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 16, 2016
Contact: Christie Petrone, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org, 646-520-3504
Statement from Andrea Miller, President,
National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund and its Campaign for a Pro-Choice New York
“Maria Vullo’s confirmation as superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services inspires confidence and signals progress for the people of New York state. Throughout her […]

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 […]

NY Senate Passes Bill Eliminating Tax on Feminine Hygiene Products

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 26, 2016
Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org
Statement by Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund
and its Campaign for a Pro-Choice New York
“The Senate’s passage of legislation exempting feminine hygiene products in New York from sales tax is a symbolic victory for New Yorkers that recognizes the tax’s […]

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 […]

Young Women’s Initiative Report Recommends Improvements to Reproductive and Sexual Health

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 16, 2016
Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, cpetrone@prochoiceny.org
Statement from Andrea Miller, President, National Institute for Reproductive Health
and its Campaign for a Pro-Choice New York
“The National Institute for Reproductive Health and its Campaign for a Pro-Choice New York applaud the Young Women’s Initiative for its boldly progressive report, which should serve as a blueprint […]

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 […]

National Institute for Reproductive Health and NARAL Pro-Choice New York Restructuring as Independent, Integrated Organization

 

Feb. 11, 2016
Contact: Tara Sweeney
646-520-3518
tsweeney@nirhealth.org
 A Statement from the National Institute for Reproductive Health and NARAL Pro-Choice New York on Restructuring as Independent, Integrated Organization
The National Institute for Reproductive Health and NARAL Pro-Choice New York today announced that they are restructuring as a fully independent and integrated entity pursuing a bold, proactive agenda to […]