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Meet Five Community-Based Reproductive Justice Organizations Who Will Take the National Stage This YearBy: NWHN Staff ,Abortion, Abortion Access, Health Care Access Health Program,Policy Updates,Press Releases
Via the NWHN’s HEALTH Program, these groups will receive funding and mentoring, and will have a chance to connect with federal legislators.
The NWHN Opposes the Pregnant Students Rights Act Which, Despite Its Name, Seeks to Limit Students’ Health Care ChoicesBy: NWHN Staff ,Abortion, Abortion Access, Health Care Access Policy Updates,Press Releases
We are disappointed that House lawmakers have approved this bill, which includes anti-abortion language and could lead to harassment and discrimination on college campuses.
Why Congress Cannot Pass a Spending Package – and How Women and Children Are at the Center of This DebateBy: Kristen Batstone ,Appropriations, Congress, Maternal Health, WIC, women in crisis Deep Dive Articles,Policy Updates
If Congress passes the funding levels proposed by the House, as many as 2 million eligible parents and children would be turned away from the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program.