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NLIRH Condemns House Vote on Tax Bill, Urges Senators to Vote No

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Thursday afternoon, House Republicans voted on a tax bill that will decimate Medicare, Medicaid, and programs that help millions of children with low-incomes without any hearings or a score from the Congressional Budget Office. Late Thursday night, the Senate Finance Committee passed their own version of the tax bill and the full Senate is set to vote on it after Thanksgiving recess.

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NLIRH Delivers Over 100 Signatures to Office of Refugee Resettlement in Support of Jane Doe and All Individuals Like Her

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health (NLIRH) and Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) delivered a letter to the Acting Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and the Director of its Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) demanding that the ORR immediately restore access to reproductive healthcare services and information, including abortion, for the thousands of young people in its custody.

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Jane Doe obtiene acceso al aborto y NLIRH continúa luchando por la salud, la dignidad y la justicia para todos

AUSTIN, TX — Jane Doe pudo obtener su aborto después de que el Tribunal de Apelaciones de los EE.UU. para el Circuito de D.C. emitió una orden que requiere que la administración Trump deje de bloquearle la atención médica reproductiva esencial. La justicia para Jane llega un mes después de que la administración Trump la retuviera como rehén y la obligara a continuar un embarazo en contra de su voluntad.

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Jane Doe Wins Access to Abortion as NLIRH Continues to Fight For Health, Dignity, and Justice For All

AUSTIN, TX — Today, Jane Doe was able to move forward with her abortion after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. issued an order requiring the Trump Administration to stop blocking her from essential reproductive healthcare. Justice for Jane comes a month after the Trump administration held her hostage and forced her to continue a pregnancy against her will.

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NLIRH Condemns Trump Administration for Abuse of Power in Jane Doe’s Case

AUSTIN, TX — Wednesday, a judge ordered the Trump administration to forego its efforts to block Jane Doe, a 17-year-old unaccompanied minor from Latin America, from moving forward with her abortion. Immediately after, the Trump Administration appealed this decision and in a purely administrative move, the DC Circuit Court granted an emergency stay. As a result, Jane’s access to her abortion procedure remains tied up in court. Jane has now missed her initial appointment with an abortion provider, which under Texas law must occur 24 hours before the procedure.

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NLIRH Condemns Trump’s Administration Newest Attempt to Sabotage the ACA

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the Trump administration released a new Executive Order that guts key Affordable Care Act (ACA) consumer protections, allowing insurance companies to provide empty plans to employers and individuals. This Executive Order exempts employers participating in Associated Health Plans from core ACA requirements, including providing maternity care, cervical cancer screenings, mental health services, and necessary preventive healthcare services.

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NLIRH: LAS NUEVAS REGLAS ANTICONCEPTIVAS SON UN INSULTO A LA AUTONOMÍA DE LAS MUJERES

Washington, D.C. — El Instituto Nacional de Latinas para la Salud Reproductiva (NLIRH, por sus siglas en inglés) está consternado por las dos Reglas Finales Provisionales publicadas por la Administración Trump que anulan el mandato anticonceptivo de la Ley del Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio (ACA, por sus siglas en inglés), una provisión que garantiza la cobertura de los anticonceptivos por parte de los seguros médicos, sin gastos de bolsillo al consumidor.

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New Contraceptive Rules An Affront To Women's Autonomy

 

 

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For Immediate Release

Friday, October 6, 2017

 

Elianne Ramos

Phone: (646) 795-6284

Email: Elianne@latinainstitute.org

 

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NLIRH lanza campaña para acabar con el estigma del aborto en la comunidad latina

MIAMI, FL— Hoy, el Instituto Nacional de Latinas para la Salud Reproductiva (NLIRH, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció el lanzamiento de su campaña Yo Te Apoyo, cuyo objetivo es alterar la narrativa actual sobre el aborto en la comunidad latina. La campaña, que se lanzó en Miami y Orlando, muestra las historias de familiares y amigos que apoyan, aceptan y respetan la decisión de un ser querido de poner fin a un embarazo.

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NLIRH Launches Myth-Busting Campaign to End Abortion Stigma in Latino Community

MIAMI, FL— Today, the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health (NLIRH) announced the launch of their Yo Te Apoyo/I Support You campaign, which aims to disrupt the current narrative surrounding abortion in the Latino community. The campaign, which launched in Miami and Orlando, showcases the stories of family and friends who stand beside, accept, and respect their loved one’s decision to end a pregnancy.

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