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NFPRHA is a national leader on the effort to ensure federal policymakers recognize the important of access to family planning care, a critical primary and preventive health service, for all.

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  Press Releases
 

September 10, 2019
NFPRHA Applauds Senator Murray for Standing up for Title X

August 14, 2019
Destructive Effects of Title X Program Rule Imminent Without Appeals Court Intervention

July 26, 2019
NFPRHA Petitions Full Ninth Circuit for Reconsideration of Order that Allowed Title X Rule to Take Effect

July 21, 2019
OPA Memo to Title X Grantees Wholly Insufficient

July 16, 2019
HHS Abruptly Begins Enforcement of Devastating and Unlawful Title X Program Rule

July 11, 2019
Appeals Court Charts Dangerous Path for Title X Family Planning Program

July 3, 2019
9th Circuit Restores Relief Blocking Administration’s Unlawful Title X Family Planning Program Rule

June 25, 2019
NFPRHA Files Emergency Petition Seeking to Reinstate Injunction Blocking Title X Rule

June 20, 2019
Federal Government is One Step Closer to Implementing Family Planning Rule that Puts Patients and Health Centers in Jeopardy

June 19, 2019
House Approves Historic Increase for Title X

June 13, 2019
New Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration over Rule Allowing Refusals in Health Care

June 7, 2019
NFPRHA Celebrates Major Milestone in Legal Access to Contraception

May 2, 2019
HHS Rule Puts Access to Care in Grave Danger for Millions

April 29, 2019
House Funding Proposal Would Boost Family Planning Program Funding

April 25, 2019
NFPRHA and Washington State Win a Nationwide Preliminary Injunction against Title X Family Planning Rule

March 22, 2019
NFPRHA Seeks Injunction to Save Title X Family Planning Program from Trump Administration’s Destructive Rule

March 7, 2019
NFPRHA, Cedar River Clinics, and ACLU Challenge Trump Administration’s Harmful Changes to Title X Family Planning Program

February 25, 2019
NFPRHA, Cedar River Clinics, and Washington AG Ferguson Announce Plans to File Lawsuits Challenging Family Planning Rule

February 22, 2019
Newly Issued Family Planning Rule Poses a Serious Public Health Challenge

November 7, 2018
Contraceptive Coverage Could Elude Millions Under New Rules Released Today

August 29, 2018
HHS Issues Shortened Title X Grant Awards

July 27, 2018
NFPRHA Files Motion to Court of Appeals for Injunction against Administration’s Attempts to Damage Access to Family Planning and Sexual Health Care

July 18, 2018
Court’s Ruling Harmful to Nation’s Public Health

June 14, 2018
House Eliminates Title X Family Planning Program

June 7, 2018
Poll: US Adults Overwhelmingly Support Access to Publicly Funded Contraceptive Care, Contrary to Recent Trump Administration Actions

May 15, 2018
NFPRHA Applauds 20 Attorneys General for Protecting Title X Family Planning Program

May 9, 2018
NFPRHA Seeks Injunction to Prevent Trump Administration from Making Dangerous Changes to Title X Family Planning Program

May 2, 2018
NFPRHA & ACLU Challenge Trump Administration’s Changes to Title X Family Planning Program

March 27, 2018
Religious Refusal Rule Creates Unjust Barriers to Care

February 26, 2018
HHS Action Seeks to Dilute a Cornerstone of the Title X Family Planning Program

February 12, 2018
White House Budget Fails to Invest in Preventive Health Care

January 19, 2018
HHS Actions Will Inflict Harm on Health Care Safety Net and Its Patients

January 11, 2018
CMS Policy Changes Hurt Vulnerable Populations

September 20, 2017
Graham-Cassidy Bill Puts Health Care Safety Net in Imminent Danger

September 7, 2017
Senate Calls to Flat Fund Nation's Family Planning Program

August 3, 2017
NFPRHA Urges Trump Administration to Deny Texas Medicaid Waiver

July 19, 2017
House Proposal Would Shutter Access for Low-Income People 

June 12, 2017
House Eliminates Cornerstone Public Health Program

June 7, 2017
NFPRHA Pays Tribute to 52nd Anniversary of Griswold v. Connecticut

May 23, 2017
White House Budget Devastating to the Poor & Low-Income

May 4, 2017
Executive Order is Direct Attack on Access to Contraception

May 4, 2017
NFPRHA Warns House Bill Would Cripple Family Planning Safety Net

May 4, 2017
Congressional Spending Bill Dismisses Growing Demand for Family Planning Services

May 1, 2017
White House Pick to Oversee Title X Program Raises Serious Concerns

March 30, 2017
With Vice President Tiebreaker, Senate Nullifies Title X Protections and Frays America’s Safety Net

February 14, 2017
NFPRHA Urges House to Block Rep. Black Resolution

December 14, 2016
Title X Protections Will Not Shield Program from Peril

September 2, 2016
HHS Proposal to Improve Title X a Welcome Starting Point

September 1, 2016
Years of Budget Cuts Threaten Access to Family Planning Care

 

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  NFPRHA in the News
 

July 23, 2019
Trump Administration Delays Enforcement of Gag Rule
Ms. Magazine

July 21, 2019
Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction
Associated Press

July 21, 2019
Trump administration delays enforcing new abortion restriction rule
Axios

July 21, 2019
What's Happening With New Abortion Regulations Under Title X
NPR

July 16, 2019
Family Planning groups forgo federal money over abortion referral rule
The Washington Post

July 16, 2019
Trump administration begins enforcing abortion 'gag rule'
POLITICO

July 16, 2019
Trump’s ‘Devastating and Unlawful’ Title X Restrictions Go Into Effect
Rewire.News

July 16, 2019
Trump administration slaps abortion gag rule on family planning clinics, effective immediately
Daily Kos

July 11, 2019
Court rules Trump administration can go ahead with Title X 'gag rule'
Fierce Healthcare

July 6, 2019
Planned Parenthood accepts federal funding again after court ruling lifts ‘gag rule’
Pekin Daily Times

June 25, 2019
What’s Next in the Continuing Mess of the Domestic ‘Gag Rule’ Fight (Updated)
Rewire.News

June 20, 2019
Federal court rules Trump’s abortion ‘gag rule’ can take effect immediately
ThinkProgress

June 20, 2019
Trump's Title X Abortion Rule Can Go Into Effect — Here's What That Means
Bustle

June 19, 2019
Trump administration defends controversial changes to family planning program on Capitol Hill
The Hill

June 12, 2019
New Lawsuit Filed Over 'Conscience Objection' Rule for Medical Care
CNN

June 11, 2019
Advocates sue Trump administration over 'conscience protection' rule
The Hill

June 11, 2019
Trump administration sued for allowing health care workers to deny LGBTQ people
MetroWeekly

June 11, 2019
Planned Parenthood sues U.S. to block rule that may limit abortions
Reuters

June 11, 2019
Planned Parenthood, ACLU Sue Over ‘Refusal of Care’ Rule
Courthouse News Service

June 11, 2019
2 Health Organizations Sue to Stop New Federal Health Rules
Associated Press

May 2, 2019
HHS Issues Final 'Conscience Clause' Rule
MedPage Today

May 2, 2019
Trump announces 'conscience objection' rule for medical care
CNN

April 30, 2019
‘Budgets Reflect Priorities’: House Democrats Use Spending Bill to Fight Trump’s ‘Gag Rule’
Rewire.News

April 30, 2019
The government has no place in the exam room
The Seattle Times

April 29, 2019
Minnesota clinics fight Trump rule restricting funds for abortion referrals
StarTribune

April 25, 2019
Federal judge blocks Trump rule barring abortion providers from family planning funds
ThinkProgress

April 25, 2019
Federal judge blocks new Trump abortion rule
The Week

April 25, 2019
Federal judge blocks new Trump administration abortion rule
Fox News

April 25, 2019
Judge freezes Trump abortion rule
POLITICO

April 25, 2019
U.S. judge in Yakima blocks new Trump administration abortion rule
Yakima Herald-Republic

April 25, 2019
Federal judge in Yakima rules against cutting off federal funding for abortion
KIMA TV

April 25, 2019
Judge freezes Trump abortion rule on Title X funding
Modern Healthcare

April 25, 2019
Trump's Title X Abortion Rule Has Been Temporarily Frozen By A Federal Judge
Bustle

April 25, 2019
Washington judge blocks Trump administration's rules targeting Planned Parenthood
Washington Examiner

April 25, 2019
Trump administration’s plan to slash Planned Parenthood funding just got halted by a federal judge
VICE News

April 25, 2019
Federal Judge Blocks Trump Changes To Reproductive Health Program
NPR

April 25, 2019
Trump abortion ‘gag’ rule blocked by federal judge
The Washington Post

April 25, 2019
US judge in Washington state blocks new Trump abortion rule
Associated Press

April 25, 2019
Federal judge in Yakima blocks Trump abortion rule that foes called ‘an outrageous attack on patients’
The Seattle Times

April 25, 2019
Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump Rule on Abortion Referrals
The New York Times

April 25, 2019
Overnight Health Care: Dem chairs to meet with progressives on drug pricing | Oregon judge says he will block Trump abortion rule | Trump vows to 'smash the grip' of drug addiction | US measles cases hit post-2000 record
The Hill

April 25, 2019
Court to hear Washington challenge to Trump abortion rule
Associated Press

April 9, 2019
Here are the ways Idaho’s Medicaid expansion bill might break the law
Idaho Statesman

April 9, 2019
How Trump is bypassing Congress to restrict reproductive rights
Women's Media Center

March 6, 2019
For a Glimpse Into Trump's New Era of Title X, Look at Texas
Governing

March 6, 2019
Trump's Overhaul Of Federal Family Planning Program Faces Multiple Lawsuits
NPR

March 6, 2019
What Crisis Pregnancy Centers Stand to Gain from Trump's New Title X 'Gag Rule'
Pacific Standard

March 5, 2019
21 states sue over Trump administration changes to Title X family planning program
CNN Wire

March 5, 2019
Lawsuit: Trump Family-Planning Rule 'Politicizes' Medicine
Associated Press

March 4, 2019
Domestic ‘Gag Rule’ to Begin in 60 Days as Democrats Question Policy’s Legality
Rewire.News

February 28, 2019
Despite 1991 Ruling, Foes Of New Family Planning Rules See Law On Their Side
Kaiser Health News

February 28, 2019
Trump’s Family Planning Rules Are Class Warfare. States Are Ready to Stop Them.
Rewire.News

February 26, 2019
With Title X Funding at Stake, States Join the Legal Battle
Governing

February 26, 2019
Washington AG Announces Intent to Sue over Title X Rule
HealthLeaders Media

February 25, 2019
Washington state leads challenge to Trump's abortion policy
Modern Healthcare

February 25, 2019
Ferguson to sue Trump administration over new abortion regulations
The Seattle Times

February 25, 2019
Washington AG Announces Intent to Sue Over Title X Rule
MedPage Today

February 25, 2019
Reproductive Rights Groups Ready to Sue Trump Over Abortion Rule
The Daily Beast

February 25, 2019
Washington state sues over Trump's abortion obstacles
KING 5 NBC News

February 25, 2019
Washington to sue Trump over rule stripping Planned Parenthood funding
Washington Examiner

February 25, 2019
Washington state to sue over Trump’s new abortion policy
The Associated Press

February 25, 2019
Feds to slash funding for programs with abortion services
Crain's New York Business

February 23, 2019
Trump sets up abortion obstacles, barring clinic referrals
The Associated Press

February 22, 2019
HHS Finalizes Rule Seeking To Expel Planned Parenthood From Family Planning Program
Kaiser Health News

February 22, 2019
Trump administration bars family planning clinics that provide abortion referrals from $286 million program
The Washington Post

February 22, 2019
Trump administration issues rule to strip millions from Planned Parenthood
Politico

February 22, 2019
HHS Finalizes Rule Seeking To Expel Planned Parenthood From Family Planning Program
California Healthline

February 22, 2019
The Trump administration is finalizing plans to strip funding from Planned Parenthood
VOX

February 22, 2019
Planned Parenthood barred from Title X under final draft rule
Modern Healthcare

February 22, 2019
What You Need to Know About Trump’s Attacks on the Federal Family Planning Program
Rewire.News

February 22, 2019
HHS Final Rule Blocks Funding to Clinics With Abortion Services
MedPageToday

February 22, 2019
Trump administration inches closer to defunding Planned Parenthood
CNN

February 22, 2019
Trump administration to ban abortion referrals by taxpayer-funded family planning clinics
Fox News

December 12, 2018
Trump Administration’s Approach to Funding Family Planning is Back in Court
The Washington Post

December 4, 2018
The Abortion Fight is About to Move from Congress to the White House
VICE News

November 18, 2018
Trump's New Birth Control Rules Say Family Planning Clinics Can Help Women — But Here's The Problem
Bustle

November 17, 2018
Trump Proposes a New Way Around Birth Control Mandate: Religious Exemptions and Title X
The New York Times

November 13, 2018
Here's What Trump's Final Rules on Birth Control Coverage Mean for You
SELF Magazine

November 13, 2018
Trump's Latest Birth Control Move Could Make Your Next Pharmacy Visit A Lot More Expensive
Bustle

November 9, 2018
HHS Final Rules on Birth Control Coverage Draw Praise, Criticism
MedPage Today

November 8, 2018
Title X grantees must offer hormonal birth control, HHS says
Modern Healthcare

November 8, 2018
New Trump Health Care Attack Targets Obamacare Birth Control Mandate
Huffington Post

November 7, 2018
Trump administration weakens Obamacare birth control coverage mandate
CNN

October 26, 2018
Letter to the Editor: The troublesome war on birth control
The Washington Post

August 31, 2018
Opinion: Freedom of Misinformation Act
Conscience Magazine

August 31, 2018
Trump Administration Dramatically Shortens Funding Period for Title X Grants
Rewire.News

August 29, 2018
Trump Administration Shortens Funding Period for Grants to Planned Parenthood, Other Groups
The Hill

August 28, 2018
Podcast: Title X is Under Attack
rePROs Fight Back

August 2, 2018
HHS Keeping Current Title X Grantees, but Plaintiffs Skeptical
Modern Healthcare

July 31, 2018
Trump’s Proposed Changes to Title X could Limit Access to Abortion
PBS NewsHour

July 21, 2018
Health Care Providers Worry about Access to Services under Federal Rule Change
Waco Tribune-Herald

July 17, 2018
Trump-appointed Judge Rules Family Planning Program can Prioritize Abstinence over Contraception
ThinkProgress

July 3, 2018
Opinion: In the Real World, Contraception Counts
Morning Consult

June 22, 2018
Groups Suing Trump Administration over Family Planning Express Optimism
The Washington Post

June 21, 2018
Family Planning Grantees ask Judge to Block Trump Title X Changes
POLITICO

June 21, 2018
Planned Parenthood Looks to Prevent Title X Funding Changes in Court
Modern Healthcare

June 21, 2018
D.C. Court Hears Arguments in Title X Fight Today
POLITICO Pulse

June 13, 2018
Trump’s Own Budget Office Puts the Brakes on Proposed Religious Imposition Rule
Rewire.News

May 25, 2018
The Health 202: Why Suing Over New Family Planning Restrictions Could be Hard
Washington Post

May 25, 2018
Trump Administration Aims to Cut Funding for Abortion Providers
PBS

May 24, 2018
Planned Parenthood considers litigation on Trump's proposed changes to family planning program
The Hill

May 24, 2018
Overnight Health Care - Sponsored by PCMA - Abortion rights group plans $5M campaign to flip the house
The Hill

May 24, 2018
TRUMP'S GAG RULE WOULD PRESSURE MEDICAL PROVIDERS TO WITHHOLD INFORMATION ON ABORTION AND BIRTH CONTROL
The Intercept

May 23, 2018
How To Help Stop Trump's Title X Abortion Funding Rule & Stand Up For Women's Health Care
Bustle

May 23, 2018
New Restrictions on Title X Clinics Announced
MedPage Today

May 22, 2018
Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Medicaid, Privacy And Tom Price’s Return
SELF

May 22, 2018
Behind the scenes, Mike Pence's quiet push to end abortion and limit women's rights is succeeding
Mic

May 22, 2018
The Trump Administration Is Trying Yet Again To Defund Planned Parenthood
Refinery 29

May 18, 2018
Trump's New Abortion Proposal Politicizes a Historically Bipartisan Program
Governing

May 18, 2018
Trump moves to ban funding for clinics offering abortion services
CBC News

May 18, 2018
Trump's plan to cut Planned Parenthood funding will do a lot more than target abortion
ThinkProgress

May 18, 2018
Trump Thrusts Abortion Fight Into Crucial Midterm Elections
Associated Press

May 18, 2018
Trump targets Planned Parenthood, family planning services with new abortion rule
NBC News

May 17, 2018
HHS could announce Title X regulations banning Planned Parenthood Friday
Modern Healthcare

May 3, 2018
Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Medicaid, Privacy And Tom Price’s Return
Kaiser Health News

May 2, 2018
Trump administration hit with lawsuits over low-income family-planning dollars
CNN

May 2, 2018
Three Groups Are Suing Trump for Dramatically Changing a Family Planning Program
Vice

May 2, 2018
Trump administration hit with lawsuits over low-income family-planning dollars
CNN

May 2, 2018
Lawsuits Challenge Trump Administration’s Changes to Title X Family Planning Program
Rewire

May 2, 2018
Advocacy Groups Sue Administration Over Family Planning Changes
CQ News

May 2, 2018
Planned Parenthood sues over Title X changes
Politico

May 2, 2018
Planned Parenthood Is Taking Trump To Court To Protect Your Access To Affordable Birth Control
Bustle

May 2, 2018
ACLU sues Trump administration over Title X funding change
Modern Healthcare

May 2, 2018
Trump administration’s war against Planned Parenthood is targeting all family planning clinics
Think Progress

May 2, 2018
Planned Parenthood Sues To Block Trump's 'Radical Shift' In Family Planning Program
NPR

May 2, 2018
Lawsuits target Trump administration family planning policy
ABC News

May 2, 2018
Planned Parenthood sues Trump administration over family planning funds
Washington Examiner

April 13, 2018
New Trump efforts to roll back birth control and health care access
Women's Media Center

April 5, 2018
Under Trump, an Office Meant to Help Refugees Enters the Abortion Wars
The New York Times

March 29, 2018
Planned Parenthood is one vote away from losing critical family planning funds in Nebraska
ThinkProgress

March 15, 2018
Trump said states can deny public funds to Planned Parenthood. Nebraska is trying to do just that.
ThinkProgress

March 9, 2018
Advocates raise alarm over language, omissions in new Title X funding announcement
The Pump Handle

February 23, 2018
Trump’s Health Agency Appears to Undermine Family Planning with New Funding Criteria
Rewire

February 14, 2018
Exclusive: Senate Democrats Tell Azar to Reverse Hate Group’s Anti-Choice Policy
Rewire

February 9, 2018
As family planning providers wait on funding, many worry about the program’s future (password protected)
CQ/Roll Call

February 7, 2018
The Trump administration is 4 months behind on providing critical family planning grants
ThinkProgress

February 6, 2018
Trump admin says it's 'committed' to federal family planning program amid delays
The Hill

February 6, 2018
Administration calls family planning program 'important'
Associated Press

January 30, 2018
Title X: A Q&A with NFPRHA’s Clare Coleman
Public Health Newswire

January 30, 2018
Dems demand answers from Trump admin about family planning program
The Hill

January 19, 2018
Trump Officials Unveil All-Out Religious Attack on Health-Care Services
Rewire

January 18, 2018
WH delays spark fear for family planning groups
The Hill

January 12, 2018
States Alarmed by Delay in HHS Family Planning Money
The Hill

November 29, 2017
Trump Administration Dangles Family Planning Cash for Anti-Choice Priorities
Rewire

November 2, 2017
The Health 202: Here's the next way the Trump administration could go after abortion providers
The Washington Post

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