Press Releases: NIRH

As Roe Hangs in Balance, Massachusetts Passes State Bill Decriminalizing Abortion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 18, 2018
NARAL Pro-Choice MA Contact: Rebecca Hart Holder
E: Rebecca@prochoicemass.org
C: 718.415.1513
NIRH Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
S.2260 Removes Outdated Massachusetts Statutes that Criminalized Abortion, Restricted Access to Contraception, Mandated Medically Unnecessary Burdens to Abortion Access
State-Led Action to Preserve Abortion Access is More Important Than Ever Following Trump’s Nomination of Kavanaugh to Supreme Court
Boston, MA […]

With Future of Roe Uncertain, Report Shows States Rally To Protect Reproductive Freedom: 404 Bills Introduced in 2018 Across 44 States

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 16, 2018
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
In Midyear Report, National Institute for Reproductive Health Highlights State-Led Efforts to Decriminalize Abortion, Expand Insurance Coverage, and Maximize New Pro-Choice Elected Leadership
Following Trump’s Nomination of Kavanaugh to Supreme Court, Action at the State Level to Advance Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice is More Important Than Ever
New […]

NIRH Warns Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Poses Grave Threat To Reproductive Freedom

Senate Must Vote Down Any Nominee Who Fails to Affirm Support for Individual Liberties, Including
the Right to Abortion
Statement by National Institute for Reproductive Health President Andrea Miller
New York, NY – Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH), released the following statement today assailing President Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, while pledging […]

Cuomo Rule Protects Access to Birth Control in Face of Federal Government’s Attacks on Women

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 9, 2018
Contact: Liza Dee
E: LDee@skdknick.com
C: 860-304-2294
National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) applauds Governor Cuomo’s efforts to ensure contraception and abortion remain affordable and accessible
NEW YORK – In the face of a federal government more hostile to reproductive freedom than ever before, and a State Senate that has refused time and again to […]

NIRH Condemns U.S. Supreme Court Decision Failing to Protect Women’s Access to Medically Accurate Information and Health Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 26, 2018
Contact: Katherine Schneider
E: kschneider@skdknick.com
C: (949) 929-7245
Ruling Comes As the Justices Complete a Term Characterized by Rollbacks of Rights and Outright Harm to Marginalized Communities
The following is a statement from the National Institute for Reproductive Health President Andrea Miller
New York – The U.S. Supreme Court today announced its troubling decision in NIFLA v. Becerra, allowing […]

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 Condemns Partisan Votes on Reproductive Health Act and Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 6, 2018
Contact: Noah Gardy
E: ngardy@skdknick.com
C: (201) 218-6310
The following is a statement from National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller
New York – Today, Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health, released the following statement reacting to Senate Republicans’ refusal to allow amendments that would bring the Reproductive Health Act (RHA) and […]

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
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 […]