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Tell Governor Greg Abbott to Stop Shaming Texas Women

The medically unnecessary rule requiring the burial or cremation of embryonic and fetal tissue after an abortion or miscarriage is cruel. It is designed to do two things: shame and stigmatize women and cut off access to abortion care.

Texas House Republicans Move to Fully Defund Planned Parenthood

April 7, 2017
Instead of funding legitimate health care providers, House GOP doubled funding for anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers.
Planned Parenthood Texas Budget

Texas Republicans File 28 Anti-Abortion Bills This Session

March 15, 2017
Undeterred by the US Supreme Court calling out the lies they used to justify restrictions in previous sessions, anti-abortion politicians are at it again.

Lucy Stein testifies against anti-abortion bills

February 15, 2017
"You should know by now, the resistance is emboldened too." Lucy Stein, our advocacy director, brought the heat in her testimony against 3 anti-abortion bills in the Senate yesterday.
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The Fight for Women’s Economic Security in Texas Continues

February 14, 2017
Without economic security, women face unnecessary hardship as they work to provide for the needs of their families.

Texas Progressive Groups Bring Fight for Reproductive Rights and Justice to the State Capitol

February 9, 2017
The coalition envisions a Texas where everyone — regardless of their age, income, zip code, gender identity, immigration status, or whether they are incarcerated or detained — has access to all reproductive health care options.
Trust Respect Access Texas Reproductive RIghts

Top 10 Worst Texans of 2016

December 14, 2016
It doesn't get any worse than this...

Tell Governor Greg Abbott to Stop Shaming Texas Women

December 13, 2016
Governor Greg Abbott and Texas officials passed a rule to require burials or cremation for embryonic and fetal tissue after an abortion or miscarriage.
Greg Abbott Shame

I Believed the Lies in the Woman's Right to Know Booklet: One Texan's Abortion Story

December 9, 2016
I suffered because of misinformation given to me about my abortion – and my own state required that I be told these lies. It didn’t ultimately change my mind – it only made the experience traumatizing.
Abortion Stigma Story Woman's Right to Know Lies Texas

Texas Republicans Waste No Time Going After LGBTQ and Abortion Rights After Election

November 21, 2016
GOP in Texas Legislature started filing bills that would eviscerate abortion access and target LGBTQ equality.
Texas Republicans Waste No Time Going After LGBTQ and Abortion Rights After Election

Governor Abbott Is Trying to Force Women to Bury Fetal Tissue

October 31, 2016
Texas newest plan to deny women access to abortion care is as creepy as it sounds.
Texas Fetal Burial Greg Abbott Abortion

How the Hyde Amendment Harms Texans

September 29, 2016
For 40 years, politicians have used the Hyde Amendment to deny coverage for abortion care for those who are struggling to get by. To learn more about the diverse movement to end Hyde visit AllAboveAll.org
Hyde Amendment

5,400 Texans to Texas Senate: Defund Anti-Abortion Group

September 13, 2016
Texans across state demand Texas stop playing politics with women’s health program.

Hide the Apple Pie: Texas Leaders Make Motherhood More Dangerous

September 10, 2016
GOP leaders have given Texas the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world
Mothers Dying in Texas

Groundbreaking 'All Access' Concert Series Aims to Shatter Abortion Stigma

September 8, 2016
Reproductive rights and justice groups across Texas and the country are coming together this weekend to shatter abortion stigma.
All Access Abortion Texas

Not Once Have I Second Guessed My Decision: One Texan’s Abortion Story

August 20, 2016
In the years that have passed since I ended my pregnancy, I’ve lost track of how many times I’ve thought to myself, “I’m so thankful."
Abortion Stigma

Why is Texas Funding Anti-Abortion Activists?

August 12, 2016
The state’s health commission is giving $1.6 million of your taxpayer dollars to an anti-abortion group to provide women’s health and family planning services. The catch is — this group provides ZERO health care services...

"Woman's Right to Know" booklet forces doctors to lie

July 28, 2016
Texas officials are revising the so-called “Woman’s Right to Know” booklet. It's still full of medically inaccurate information and outright lies.