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May92016
Oregon Again Strongly Supports Equal Access to Abortion

PRO-CHOICE COALITION OF OREGON PRESS RELEASE

The Pro-Choice Coalition of Oregon today celebrated Oregon Life United's failure to place an extreme anti-abortion constitutional amendment on the November 2016 ballot.

Sponsored by Jeff Jimerson, former State Senator Marilyn Shannon and Suzanne Belatti, Initiative Petition 61 would have embedded in the Oregon Constitution a definition of abortion that includes some commonly used forms of contraception, and would have created unequal access to safe, legal abortion by prohibiting the use of so-called ...

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Apr192016
Lane County Spring Celebration!

The Lane County Leadership & Advocacy Team invites you to raise your glass for sunny spring and for women’s health!

For the entire day on Monday, May 9th, Falling Sky Brewing House and Falling Sky Pour House & Delicatessen are donating a portion of sales of their hand-crafted beers and sodas, barrel-to-tap wines and delicious food. That evening, the Lane County Leadership & Advocacy Team will be at each location to share exciting news about how you can help women win at ...

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Mar302016
Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici to Receive 2016 Champion Award

Every year, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon presents the Marilyn Epstein Pro-Choice Champion Award to recognize a leader who goes above and beyond in advocating for women’s and reproductive health care issues. We are proud to announce that Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici will be the recipient of this year’s award at the 2016 Courageous Voice Breakfast with Kathleen Turner, which will be held Wednesday, May 4th at Sentinel Hotel in Portland.

The first member of the U.S. House ...

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Mar142016
Tickets on Sale for 2016 Courageous Voice Breakfast with Kathleen Turner!

Please join Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon for a special breakfast event with Kathleen Turner, the Oscar- and Tony-nominated actress and advocate who serves as chairwoman of Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s Board of Advocates. Kathleen has testified before Congress on the U.S. family planning program and on the Equity of Prescription Insurance Contraception Coverage Act. She remains passionate about changing the social climate in the United States to respect women’s health decisions.

Her screen credits include ...

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Jan82016
Bad Dates, Good Laughs

We’ve all had them: dates that go terribly, hilariously awry. Let’s commisserate together - while supporting Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon - at our 7th annual Valentine’s benefit, It’s Not Me, It’s You: Stories from the Dark Side of Dating!

Brave local personalities will share mortifying memories about their worst dates for your entertainment...their pain is your gain! You’ll leave either feeling grateful for your current relationship or with the realization that being single isn ...

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