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From the Desk of... Cianti Stewart-Reid, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia

From the Desk of... Cianti Stewart-Reid, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia

A New Direction for Women's Health and Reproductive Rights in Virginia

rhw.stewartreid Voters in Virginia faced a clear choice when it came to women’s health and reproductive rights in the Virginia governor's race. Ken Cuccinelli had spent his career trying to restrict women's access to quality, affordable health care, while Terry McAuliffe rejected this type of government interference in women's health and reproductive rights that we've recently seen in Richmond.

The message sent in Virginia and across the country is clear: We want leaders who will protect and advance women's health and reproductive rights.