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Why the Affordable Care Act Matters for Women:A Consumer’s Guide to Choosing and Using Health Insurance

Many women have questions about health insurance, the insurance marketplace, and how to choose the best health plan. While every family will have unique health care needs, this fact sheet can help you make the best choice when it comes to selecting the right health plan and using that plan to pay for health care services.


Why the Affordable Care Act Matters for Women: Expanding Medicaid Family Planning Services

Publicly-funded family planning services provide essential health care that low-income women urgently need. For many women, the cost of contraceptive services is a significant barrier to accessing this important care.


Changing the Conversation on Abortion Restrictions: A Proactive Response to Political Interference in Health Care

Health care providers and women seeking abortions are increasingly subjected to legal requirements that make abortion care more difficult to obtain. These requirements are contrary to medical evidence and best practices, in addition to interfering with the relationship between health care providers and their patients.


Fact Sheet on the Pennsylvania Patient Trust Act (2015)

Across the country, politicians are playing doctor – pushing for laws that intrude into exam rooms and conflict with professional and ethical standards of medical care. The


The Patient Trust Act: Model Legislation for Getting Politics out of the Exam Room

The Patient Trust Act addresses the serious and growing problem of laws that impose politics and ideology on clinical care. This dangerous trend threatens evidence-based, patient-centered medicine, the delivery of quality care, and public health.


North Dakota Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs North Dakota women and their families.


Montana Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Montana women and their families.


Colorado Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Colorado women and their families.


Washington Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Washington women and their families.


Illinois Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Illinois women and their families.


Hawaii Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Hawaii women and their families.


Arizona Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Arizona women and their families.


Wisconsin Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Wisconsin women and their families.


Missouri Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Missouri women and their families.


Nevada Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Nevada women and their families.


Indiana Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Indiana women and their families.


Wyoming Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Wyoming women and their families.


Ohio Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Ohio women and their families.


Iowa Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Iowa women and their families.


Pennsylvania Women and the Wage Gap

SEPTEMBER 2015 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Pennsylvania women and their families.


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