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As the Legislative Session Ends in NY, NIRH Action Fund Touts Landmark Abortion Rights Victories

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June 21, 2019
Noah Gardy, (201) 218-6310, ngardy@skdknick.com
Session saw historic victories for reproductive freedom, including the Reproductive Health Act, Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act and NYC funding for abortion services
NEW YORK – As the clock ticks down on New York’s legislative session, the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund hailed the state’s unprecedented record of […]

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New York City Becomes First City in the Nation to Directly Fund Abortion Care

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June 14, 2019
Marisa Rodriguez, mrodriguez@skdknick.com
Statement from Andrea Miller, president, The National Institute for Reproductive Health and NIRH Action Fund
(New York, NY) — Today, as states across the country continue their attacks on abortion care, New York City reaffirmed its commitment to abortion access by including $250,000 in the FY2020 Budget for the New York Abortion […]

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NIRH Action Fund Comes to Albany Calling for Comprehensive Sex Education & Anti-Abortion Pregnancy Center Study

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June 11, 2019
Noah Gardy, (201) 218-6310, ngardy@skdknick.com
Following Passage of RHA, NIRH Action Fund Calls on Albany to Reaffirm Commitment to Reproductive Freedom by Passing Comprehensive Sex Education & Study on Deceptive Limited Service Pregnancy Centers
Albany, NY – As the fight for reproductive freedom continues to escalate nationwide, the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) […]

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Comptroller Stringer, NIRH Action Fund, and Coalition of Advocates Call for New York City to be First City in the Nation to Directly Fund Abortion Care

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May 15, 2019
Hazel Crampton-Hays, (917) 594-2318, hcrampt@comptroller.nyc.gov
Marisa Rodriguez, (956) 607-9952, mrodriguez@skdknick.com
Comptroller Stringer, NIRH Action Fund, and Coalition of Advocates Call for New York City to be First City in the Nation to Directly Fund Abortion Care
Joins NIRH Action Fund, New York Abortion Access Fund, and coalition of advocates in #FundAbortionNYC campaign to include […]

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NIRH Applauds Governor Cuomo For Swiftly Signing And Enacting Reproductive Health Act

Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
New law enshrines Roe v Wade into state law 46 years after landmark decision, protecting reproductive rights and abortion access at the state level, setting precedent for states around the country to act
New York – On the 46th Anniversary of Roe v Wade, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law the Reproductive […]

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On Roe Anniversary, the National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund Calls for Swift Passage of the Reproductive Health Act, Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act, and “Boss Bill”

Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
Vote follows the NIRH Action Fund’s statewide, half-a-million-dollar campaign calling for immediate and long-overdue passage of the RHA
New York – The National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund (NIRH Action Fund) released the following statement today calling for swift passage of the Reproductive Health Act (RHA), Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act, and […]

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National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund Celebrates the Overdue Passage of GENDA, Protecting Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming and Gender Non-Binary New Yorkers

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January 15, 2019
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
Statement from Andrea Miller,
President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund
New York, NY – The National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund (NIRH Action Fund) today praised the New York State Legislature for passing the Gender Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA), urgently-needed and long overdue legislation that prohibits discrimination […]

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As NYS Session Begins, Hillary Clinton & Repro Rights Advocates Call For Swift Passage Of The Reproductive Health Act

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January 7, 2019
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
Event follows the launch of NIRH and NIRH action fund’s statewide, half-a-million dollar campaign calling for immediate and long-overdue passage of the RHA.
New York – The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) Action Fund released the following statement today following a press conference calling for swift passage of the […]

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NIRH & NIRH Action Fund Launch Statewide Campaign Raising Awareness And Calling For Swift Passage Of The Reproductive Health Act

December 12, 2018
Contact: Stephanie Reichin
E: SReichin@SKDKnick.com
C: 617.549.3745
Half-a-million-dollar investment to blanket New York to urge Albany to enshrine reproductive rights into state law and showcase the widespread public support including in Hudson Valley and Long Island 
New York – In the wake of the unprecedented victories for pro-choice candidates in New York State’s 2018 elections, the National Institute for […]

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Midterm Elections Create New Opportunities to Advance Reproductive Freedom and New Checks on Efforts to Rollback Abortion Rights and Access

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November 7, 2018
Contact: Marisa Rodriguez, mrodriguez@skdknick.com, 956-607-9952
NIRH Action Fund Applauds Partners in States Around the Country Whose Victories Have Created Opportunities to Protect Abortion Access
Governors’ Races and State Legislative Chamber Flips in Key States Bode Well for Future of Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice
New York – Against the back drop of a […]

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