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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This election is going to come down to the wire. We can win this. But we need to know that you’ll be voting.
Every day, some pharmacists lecture women for taking birth control or refuse to fill their prescriptions. Help stop this ridiculous practice.
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
When anti-choice politicians take away access to legal abortion care, it doesn't stop women from having abortions. This is what happens.
Sens. Patty Murray, Barbara Boxer, Richard Blumenthal, Elizabeth Warren, and Cory Booker have introduced a bill that would help sexual assault survivors get better access to emergency contraception when they need it most.
The New York Times reported Sen. Patrick Leahy said anti-choice judicial nominee Michael Boggs doesn't have enough votes to pass committee and should withdraw his nomination. We echo Sen. Leahy's call for Boggs to withdraw.