Press Releases: NIRH

NIRH Launches New Partnerships to Advance Fight for Reproductive Freedom in States and Cities Across the U.S. Through 2020

2020-02-20T13:49:16-05:00February 20th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 20, 2020 Contact: Marisa Rodriguez, [email protected] NIRH and NIRH Action Fund Invest More Than $800,000 in Advocacy and Political Activities in 25 States, Including 19 Cities and Counties New York – With the Supreme Court poised to further undermine abortion rights, and many state lawmakers moving to ban abortion altogether, the National Institute [...]

NIRH Slames Trump’s Call For Extreme Abortion Ban In State Of The Union

2020-02-05T12:31:53-05:00February 5th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  February 4, 2020 Contact: Liza Dee ([email protected], 860-304-2294) Statement from Andrea Miller, president, National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) and the NIRH Action Fund New York – In an extreme State of the Union address tonight, President Trump continued to wage war on abortion access by spreading misinformation in an effort to [...]

NIRH Applauds Virginia Senate for Passage of Historic Legislation Removing Barriers to Abortion Care and Expanding Reproductive Freedom

2020-01-30T11:46:02-05:00January 30th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 30, 2020 Contact: Julien Martinez, [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 after the Virginia Senate passed the Reproductive Health Protection Act, following the passage of the bill [...]

NIRH Applauds Virginia House of Delegates for Passing Proactive Legislation Expanding Reproductive Freedom and Access to Abortion

2020-01-30T11:46:13-05:00January 29th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 28, 2020 Contact: Marisa Rodriguez, [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 after the Virginia House of Delegates passed the Reproductive Health Protection Act, which would remove political [...]

NIRH Slams Trump’s March For Life Remarks: “His Ignorance Is Stunning”

2020-01-24T15:58:46-05:00January 24th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 24, 2019 Contact: Liza Dee, [email protected], 860-304-2294 NEW YORK – In response to the extreme, inflammatory and outright dishonest remarks delivered by President Trump at the March for Life in Washington today, Andrea Miller, president of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH), released the following statement: “Trump is once again peddling blatant lies [...]

On 47th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade, NIRH Calls on States to Strengthen Protections for Reproductive Freedom

2020-01-22T11:56:57-05:00January 22nd, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 22, 2020 Contact: Julien Martinez, [email protected], 347-229-2517 One year after the passage of the Reproductive Health Act (RHA) in New York State, NIRH pledges to continue working with partners and advocates to pass proactive reproductive health, rights and justice policies in states throughout 2020 NEW YORK – Andrea Miller, president of the [...]

Gov. Murphy Pledges to Codify Reproductive Rights In New Jersey State Law

2020-01-22T11:57:33-05:00January 15th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 14, 2020 Contact: Liza Dee, [email protected], 860-304-2294 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 applauding New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy’s commitment to codifying reproductive rights in state law. In his [...]

New Report Shows States Accelerating Protections for Abortion Access in 2019, As Part of Passing Many of the Boldest and Most Proactive Laws in a Generation to Advance Reproductive Freedom

2020-01-06T10:50:15-05:00January 5th, 2020|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 6, 2020 Contact: Marisa Rodriguez, [email protected], 956-607-9952 The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) worked to pass a number of proactive reproductive health and rights policies in states in 2019; its “Gaining Ground” Report Highlights that 38 States and D.C. Enacted a Record 147 Proactive Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice Bills New York – [...]

YEAR IN REVIEW: National Institute for Reproductive Health Drives Wave of Progress for Reproductive Freedom at State and Local Level

2019-12-20T18:02:50-05:00December 19th, 2019|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 19, 2019 Contact: Liza Dee, [email protected], 860-304-2294 For NIRH and its Action Fund, 2019 Was a Year of Protecting Access to Abortion in States and Localities, Breaking Down Barriers to Contraception, and Overcoming Anti-Abortion Attacks to Win Elections New York – While the Trump administration and its allies in conservative state legislatures [...]

RECLAIM and the National Institute for Reproductive Health Applaud Introduction of Bill to Guarantee Fundamental Right to Abortion Care in Michigan

2019-11-08T17:12:18-05:00October 29th, 2019|Press Releases: NIRH, Uncategorized|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2019 Contact: Lara Chelian, [email protected], 734-713-0548 Contact: Julien Martinez, [email protected], 347-229-2517 As Supreme Court takes aim at Roe v. Wade, Gov. Whitmer supports passage of Reproductive Health Act to repeal dozens of unconstitutional state abortion laws LANSING, MI – Today, the Michigan State Legislature introduced legislation to fully guarantee every [...]