Congress—the House and Senate—creates laws and spends money on many health programs. The Senate also approves people the president picks to serve as judges or in key government positions. Right now, pro-choice lawmakers are outnumbered in both the House and Senate.
Your Senators and Representative
Congressional Record on Choice
Find out how members of Congress voted on choice-related issues in 2013.
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Download the full 2013 Congressional Record on Choice (PDF)
The Senate has voted on the "Not My Boss' Business" Act. Now we need to get the House on record so we know who stands with women and who stands with bosses.
President Obama has asked the Senate to confirm a judicial nominee who tried to channel funds to anti-choice crisis pregnancy centers and make a parental consent law even more extreme. Call on your senators to oppose him.
We picked up several pro-choice seats in Congress in the 2012 election, but there were still more anti-choice members of Congress than pro-choice ones. See the pro-choice and anti-choice composition of Congress.
News & Updates
Sen. Richard Blumenthal announced that he opposes anti-choice judicial nominee Michael Boggs.
Only 4 in 10 members of Congress share our pro-choice values! Imagine all of the ways we could improve access to reproductive-health care if anti-choice politicians weren't running the show.
Forty-three senators sided with CEOs instead of women and voted against the "Not My Boss' Business" Act, which would have reversed the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling.