RCRC Statement on Supreme Court Decision Striking Down Anti-Abortion Louisiana Law

Contact: Melanie Bui Larsen Director of Communications and Outreach press@rcrc.org 202.403.2220 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 29, 2020     SPIRITUAL LEADERS AND PEOPLE OF FAITH HERALD DECISION BY SUPREME COURT STRIKING DOWN LOUISIANA LAW DESIGNED TO TAKE AWAY ACCESS TO ABORTION RCRC emphasizes that God loves people who seek abortion and that our faith compels…

RCRC Sign-On Letter Asking Trump Administration to Lift Ban on Fetal Tissue Research for COVID-19 Vaccine

June 12, 2020   President Donald J. Trump The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, DC 20500 Secretary Alex M. Azar The U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services 200 Independence Ave., S.W. Washington, D.C. 20201 Dr. Francis Collins National Institutes of Health 9000 Rockville Pike Bethesda, Maryland 20892   Dear President Trump, Secretary…

RCRC Hosts National Virtual Blessing for Abortion Clinic Providers and Staff

Contact: Melanie Bui Larsen Director of Comms & Outreach press@rcrc.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MaY 19, 2020   FAITH LEADERS FROM ACROSS COUNTRY TO HOST BLESSING CEREMONY FOR ABORTION CLINIC PROVIDERS AND STAFF  Ceremony to Bless and Affirm Reproductive Care During COVID-19 Pandemic   Washington, D.C. – The Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC), a leading interfaith national…

RCRC Launches New Joint Initiative to Sustain Community in Troubled Times

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 18, 2020   Contact: Rev. Katey Zeh | RCRC, Interim CEO | press@rcrc.org Jocelyn Foye | The Womxn Project, Co-Director | jsfoye@gmail.com Karla Gonzales Garcia | COLOR, Policy Director | karla@colorlatina.org Aimee Thorne Thomsen | SisterSong, Interim Executive Director | aimee@sistersong.net   NEW INITIATIVE LAUNCHES TO SUSTAIN COMMUNITY IN TROUBLED TIMES Advocates come together to help…

RCRC HAILS FAMILY PLANNING PROVIDERS’ RESISTANCE TO NEW TITLE X RESTRICTIONS ROOTED IN CONSERVATIVE CHRISTIANITY

Contact: Mollie Katz mkatz@rcrc.org 202-628-9058     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2019     RCRC HAILS FAMILY PLANNING PROVIDERS’ RESISTANCE TO NEW TITLE X RESTRICTIONS ROOTED IN CONSERVATIVE CHRISTIANITY   Family planning providers that receive federal funding under the Title X program — including Planned Parenthood health centers — have announced they will defy…

RCRC Announces New Leader

Contact: Mollie Katz press@rcrc.org 202-527-9058   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 21, 2019   RCRC MAKES CHANGE IN EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP Rev. Katey Zeh Named Interim Executive Director   The Board of Directors of the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC) has made a leadership change in the day-to-day management of the organization, moving from three executive…

RCRC Statement on Alabama Abortion Ban

Contact: Mollie Katz 202-527-9058 Press@rcrc.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2019   RCRC STATEMENT ON ALABAMA ABORTION BAN AND OTHER SEVERE STATE LAWS   Responding to the passage of an extreme anti-abortion bill in Alabama yesterday, the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice issued the following statement:   “The extreme and uncommonly harsh anti-abortion bill…