Join us live in D.C. and hear from Senator Maggie Hassan on her pathway to leadership from the state level, to Governor, to the United States Senate, and her commitment at all levels to a proactive reproductive rights strategy.
Senator Hassan will be introduced by Center for Reproductive Rights Senior Policy Director, Maya Rupert.
“The suffering I endured because I had to travel to access health care was inhuman,” says Siobhán Whelan on having to travel to the UK to have an abortion. Ireland’s abortion laws are cruel and inhumane. The Center is advocating on behalf of women like Siobhán Whelan to ensure they are able to obtain the reproductive health care they need in their home countries.
Thousands of women in Ireland are forced to leave the country each year for abortion care. The UN just ruled that Ireland must reform its laws after cruelly denying an Irish woman access to abortion services. [ Bit.ly Link ]
“Like access to education, access to contraception is a key ingredient for opportunity and success, and it is essential to closing the gap between rich and poor. The American people should embrace it.”