Press Releases

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

2020-02-27T17:22:46-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 27, 2020 Contact: Marisa Rodriguez, mrodriguez@skdknick.com Statement from Andrea Miller, president, National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) and NIRH Action Fund 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, following passage [...]

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

2020-02-20T13:54:26-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 20, 2020 Contact: Marisa Rodriguez, mrodriguez@skdknick.com 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 [...]

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

2020-02-05T12:53:03-04:00Press Releases, Uncategorized|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  February 4, 2020 Contact: Liza Dee (ldee@skdknick.com, 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 score [...]

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

2020-02-05T12:42:45-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 19, 2019 Contact: Liza Dee, ldee@skdknick.com, 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 waged [...]

Democratic Candidates & All-Women Moderators Address Abortion Access in Atlanta, a City at Center of the Fight for Reproductive Freedom

2019-11-21T10:06:35-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2019 Contact: Julien Martinez, jmartinez@skdknick.com, 347-229-2517 Statement from the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund NEW YORK – Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund, released the following statement tonight commending the Democratic presidential candidates for committing to protecting abortion rights, promising to codify [...]

NIRH Action Fund Celebrates Victorious Reproductive Rights Champions Across Virginia

2019-11-08T15:17:46-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 5, 2019 Contact: Julien Martinez, jmartinez@skdknick.com, 347-229-2517 General Assembly flips to support reproductive freedom, in rejection of anti-choice false claims and misinformation NEW YORK – Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund, released the following statement tonight congratulating Virginia statehouse candidates and Virginia voters for victories [...]

NIRH Action Fund: Kentucky’s Beshear Proves Candidates Can Run & Win on Support for Reproductive Freedom

2019-11-08T15:18:07-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 5, 2019 Contact: Liza Dee, ldee@skdknick.com, 860-304-2294 Beshear upsets anti-abortion extremist Matt Bevin in Kentucky gubernatorial election NEW YORK – Andrea Miller, president of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund, released the following statement tonight celebrating Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear’s win in Kentucky’s gubernatorial election, which signals widespread [...]

NIRH Action Fund Urges Support for Voting Yes on Ranked Choice Voting in New York City

2019-11-08T15:18:50-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 4, 2019 Contact: Julien Martinez, jmartinez@skdknick.com, 347-229-2517 On November 5, New Yorkers will decide whether to adopt a new, more equitable voting system for primary and special elections NEW YORK – Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund, released the following statement tonight urging New Yorkers to [...]

Five Days Out from Election Day, Advocates Seek to Flip the General Assembly by Drawing on Widespread Support for Abortion Access Across Virginia

2019-11-08T15:18:22-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 31, 2019 Contact: Marisa Rodriguez, mrodriguez@skdknick.com, 956-607-9952 NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia, in partnership with the National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund, Executes a Multi-layered Electoral Campaign to Elect Pro-Choice General Assembly Candidates in Key Targeted Districts Alexandria, VA, October 31, 2019 — In key districts throughout the Commonwealth, NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia, in [...]

Democratic Candidates & Moderators Finally Place Abortion Access Front and Center in Tonight’s Debate

2019-11-08T15:18:31-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 12, 2019 Contact: Liza Dee, ldee@skdknick.com, 860-304-2294 Statement from the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund NEW YORK – Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund, released the following statement tonight commending moderators and candidates who participated in the Democratic debate for highlighting and [...]