THE ISSUES WOMEN'S HEALTH
Women have the right to comprehensive reproductive health care and to bodily autonomy.
Texas women have the right to make decisions about when and if they have children. All women must have access to high quality, affordable healthcare including access to family planning assistance, contraception, basic prenatal and postnatal care, and breast and cervical cancer screening.
Texas has an alarmingly high rate of maternal mortality, and women of color, esp. African American women are disproportionately affected. We must initiate programs that protect mothers and reduce the rate of maternal mortality in Texas.