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, and both chambers of Congress have anti-choice leadership.
Congressional Record on Choice
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Exposing people involved in fetal tissue research to harassment and intimidation is not just wrong. It's dangerous and irresponsible. Tell Rep. Marsha Blackburn to dismantle her committee attacking women's health.
President Obama has fulfilled his constitutional duty to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court, nominating Merrick Garland. And yet Senate Republican leaders are still refusing to do their jobs.
Right now, pro-choice lawmakers are outnumbered in both the House and Senate, and both have anti-choice leadership. See the pro-choice and anti-choice composition of Congress.
News & Updates
NARAL Launches Campaign to Repeal Rule Prohibiting AmeriCorps Volunteers from Referring for Abortion Care
NARAL Pro-Choice America has launched a campaign to pressure Congress to repeal the gag rule that prohibits AmeriCorps volunteers from referring women for abortion care.
NARAL Thanks House Democrats for Voting to Lift Ban on Privately Funded Abortion Care for Military Women
NARAL Pro-Choice America thanks Democratic members of the House Armed Services Committee who voted for an amendment that would have lifted the ban on privately funded abortion services for women in the military.
NARAL Pro-Choice America joins U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and members of the Senate Democratic Caucus to highlight the latest dangerous action from Republicans on the House Select Investigative Panel.