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Impact of Family Planning Legislation

 txpep logoFamily Planning and Abortion Legislation in Texas, 2011-2019
May 2019   |   Legislative Timeline


Op-ed: New Guidelines for Family Planning Centers Mandate Bad Medicine, Kari White, The Hill 
April 2019   |   Op-ed


txpep logoLetter to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Regarding Proposed Changes to Title X
July 2018  |  Official Correspondence


Trump's New Title X Plan Requires Ineffective Birth Control Most Women Don't Want, Katherine Strandberg and Kristine Hopkins, USA Today
June 2018  |  Op-Ed


statesmanReligious Exemptions Come at the Expense of Women's Health, Kristine Hopkins, Austin American-Statesman 
November 2017  |  Op-Ed


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New Research Details the Challenges of Integrating Family Planning and Primary Care in Texas
October 2017  |  Press Release


HSRProviding Family Planning Services at Primary Care Organizations after the Exclusion of Planned Parenthood from Publicly Funded Programs in Texas: Early Qualitative Evidence
October 2017  |  Journal Article


txpep logoLetter to Texas Health and Human Services Commission Regarding the Healthy Texas Women 1115 Demonstration Waiver
June 2017  |  Official Correspondence


WaPoDefunding Planned Parenthood was a Disaster in Texas. Congress Shouldn't Do It Nationally, Joseph Potter and Kari White, The Washington Post 
February 2017  |  Op-Ed


txpep logoThe Consolidation and Expansion of Women's Health Programs at the Health and Human Services Commission (White), prepared for the Texas Senate HHSC
September 2016  
|  Legislative Testimony


txpep logoThe Consolidation and Expansion of Women's Health Programs at the Health and Human Services Commission, prepared for the Texas Senate Health and Human Services Committee
September 2016  |  Legislative Testimony


statesmanTexas Needs to Restore Family Planning Infrastructure, Joseph Potter and Kari White, Austin American-Statesman 
August 2016  |  Op-Ed


HAIs There Any Room Left for Empirical Research on Family Planning? Joseph Potter and Amanda Stevenson, Health Affairs Blog
June 2016  |  Op-Ed


MSNBCAnalysis: Abortion Clinic Closures Increase Burdens for Texas Women Caitlin Gerdts, MSNBC 
April 2016  |  Op-Ed


newsweekThe Sudden Slump in Abortions in Texas Explained, Daniel Grossman, Newsweek
April 2016  |  Op-Ed 


HAWhole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt: Quantifying The Case’s Potential Impact On Abortion Access And Women’s Health, Daniel Grossman, Health Affairs Blog
March 2016  |  Op-Ed 


txpep logoNew Research Shows the Impact of Defunding Planned Parenthood 
February 2016  |  Press Release


NEJMEffect of Removal of Planned Parenthood from the Texas Women's Health Program, Amanda J. Stevenson et al., New England Journal of Medicine
February 2016  |  Journal Article


contraceptionWomen's Experiences After Planned Parenthood's Exclusion from a Family Planning Program in Texas, Junda Woo et al., Contraception
December 2015  |  Journal Article


txpep logoFamily Planning Funds Shift, Physicians May Not Be Ready
October 2015  |  Press Release


dmnWhat Texas’ Experience Tells Us About Planned Parenthood Defunding Plan, Joseph Potter, Dallas Morning News 
August 2015  |  Op-Ed


Texas Family Physicians and Family Planning: Results From a Statewide Survey, Bhavik Kumar
July 2015  |  Related Research


Barriers to Family Planning Access in Texas: Evidence from a Statewide Representative Survey
May 2015  |  Research Brief


txpep logo2011 Texas Legislation Lead to Family Planning Clinic Closures, Reduced Services, and Uncertain Future 
April 2015  |  Press Release 


Family Planning and Primary Health Care Programs in Texas: How Well Are They Working? 
March 2015  |  Research Brief


ajphThe Impact of Reproductive Health Legislation on Family Planning Clinic Services in Texas, Kari White et al., American Journal of Public Health
March 2015  |  Journal Article


perspectivesWomen's Experiences Seeking Publicly Funded Family Planning Services in Texas, Kristine Hopkins et al., Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health
January 2015  |  Journal Article


txpep logoSunset Advisory Commission Health and Human Services Commission and System Issues, prepared for Sunset Advisory Health and Human Services Commission Hearing 
November 2014  |  Legislative Testimony


txpep logoEvidence-based Recommendations to Improve the Provision of Contraception in Texas, prepared for Senate Health and Human Services Committee Hearing 
March 2014  |  Legislative Testimony


statesmanLegislators Should Seize Opportunity To Restore Family Planning Budget Cuts, Joseph Potter, Austin-American Statesman
April 2013  |  Op-Ed


Survey of Reproductive Health Clinics in Texas 
April 2013  |  Research Brief


NEJMCutting Family Planning in Texas, Kari White, Daniel Grossman, Kristine Hopkins, Joseph E. Potter, New England Journal of Medicine
September 2012  |  Journal Article