Press Releases

NIRH Praises Georgia Advocates and Lawmakers for Unveiling New Legislation to Protect Abortion Rights

2023-02-01T16:44:12-05:00Press Releases|

DATE: January 24, 2023 CONTACT: Susannah Berlowe Binder, NIRH’s Partner Organization, AMPLIFY Georgia, Helped Secure Introduction of The Reproductive Freedom Act to Expand Access for Reproductive Health Care and Protect Abortion Providers New York, New York - The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) applauds longtime partner organization Amplify Georgia, Georgia legislative sponsors, State [...]

NIRH Applauds NYS Legislature for Passing Equal Rights Amendment & Advancing Bills To Protect and Expand Abortion Access

2023-02-01T16:58:05-05:00Press Releases|

DATE: January 24, 2023 CONTACT: Susannah Berlowe Binder, NIRH President Andrea Miller Celebrates “Tremendous Victory” for Protecting Reproductive Freedoms Through Advancement of Crucial Bills New York, New York — Today, on the heels of what would have been the 50th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the New York State Legislature took action to shore [...]

Abortion Wins: NIRH Applauds Decisive Victory for Reproductive Freedoms in Midterm Elections

2022-11-09T12:47:56-05:00PAC Press Releases, Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: November 9, 2022 CONTACT: Emily Uhlmann, High Turnout Fueled by Voters’ Desire to Protect Abortion Access Led to Nearly Clean Sweep in Statewide Ballot Initiatives and Overwhelming Margins for Pro-Choice Governors New York, NY – Last night, voters in states across the country delivered significant victories for reproductive freedom, turning [...]

NIRH Action Fund, PAC Endorse 31 Pro-Choice Candidates for New York Offices

2022-10-31T11:04:28-04:00PAC Press Releases, Press Releases|

List Includes New York Candidates Running for Federal and State-wide Positions Who Have Pledged to Defend Reproductive Freedom NEW YORK, NY (October 28, 2022) — Less than two weeks before highly consequential midterm elections, the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund and NIRH Action Fund PAC endorsed 31 candidates to represent New York [...]

NYCLU, NIRH and Planned Parenthood Demand Special Session to Pass the Equality Amendment

2022-06-03T11:24:44-04:00Press Releases|

Amid nationwide attacks on reproductive rights, New York State legislature fails to protect pregnant people, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, and people with disabilities in state constitution  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 3, 2022 MEDIA CONTACT: Arianna Fishman,, 212-607-3372 Emma Corbett,, 518.852.0146 Olivia Lapeyrolerie,    ALBANY, NY –  The New York Civil Liberties [...]

New Poll Shows Overwhelming Support for New York Equality Amendment

2022-06-01T16:06:01-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2022 CONTACT: Olivia Lapeyrolerie, Arianna Fishman,, 212-607-3372 As the New York State Legislative Session Comes to a Close, Advocates Escalate Campaign to Pass Constitutional Amendment to Expand Equal Rights Protections in New York ALBANY, NY – With only one day left in New York State’s Legislative Session, the [...]

NIRH Action Fund Underscores Critical Outcomes of 2021 Elections for Reproductive Freedom

2021-11-02T16:45:16-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 2, 2021 Contact: Kelly Novak, NEW YORK -- As cities and states across the country hold elections today for local and state offices, electing candidates who support reproductive freedom has never been more critical.  “In cities across the country -- in red, blue, and purple states -- we must elect [...]

NIRH Applauds Governor Hochul’s Agenda to Protect Abortion Care

2021-09-13T15:20:43-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 13, 2021 Contact: Kelly Novak, In the face of state-level draconian abortion bans and the uncertain future of Roe v. Wade, reproductive freedom advocates call for increased protections NEW YORK -  The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) and its Action Fund praise Governor Kathy Hochul’s announcement of an agenda [...]

Following Independent Investigation of Gov. Cuomo, NIRH Action Fund Calls for Resignation

2021-08-03T15:15:42-04:00Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2021 CONTACT: Kelly Novak, Statement from Andrea Miller, President of the NIRH Action Fund: “In light of the deeply disturbing and heartbreaking findings from the New York Attorney General’s independent investigation into the sexual misconduct allegations brought against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, the NIRH Action Fund calls for [...]

National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund Releases Voter Guide

2021-06-07T11:57:53-04:00PAC Press Releases, Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 7, 2021 CONTACT: Kelly Novak, Leading Repro Group Outlines Candidate Positions on Reproductive Freedom NEW YORK – The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund released its 2021 New York City Democratic Primary Voter Guide today, giving New York City voters the information to understand which candidates have a [...]

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