Planned Parenthood Votes Colorado advocates for creating, improving and protecting reproductive health care access, effective comprehensive sex education, pregnancy and STI prevention policies, and a woman’s right to determine when and whether she becomes pregnant. In turn, PPVC challenges government interference in personal decisions that should be left to women and their families.
Planned Parenthood Votes Colorado (PPVC) is a non-partisan, 501(c)(4) non-profit organization. PPVC is the advocacy and political arm of Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains, Inc. (PPRM). We engage in educational and electoral activity, including legislative advocacy, voter education, and grassroots organizing to promote the Planned Parenthood mission.
The ACA is here to stay – What that Means for Women
Now that the Affordable Care Act is here to stay – so are the protections it provides millions of women across the country, including in Colorado. And with recent guidance from the federal government health plans must cover what women really need. First, we can breathe a sigh...
You Bet I am Getting Married
I'm getting married in 8 days. And when I say married, I mean legally married in the state of Colorado. I’m lucky enough to live in one of the 37 states that already extends legal marriage to same-sex couples. And as of today, by a 5-to-4 vote by the Supreme Court, I'm a...
PPVC 2015 Scorecard Shows Partisan Divide on Women’s Health in the Colorado Legislature
Planned Parenthood Votes Colorado today released its 2015 legislative scorecard, following a contentious legislative session that suffered from an unprecedented number of attacks on reproductive health care. Senate Republicans fared the worst on the PPVC scorecard, with 17...