Why I Oppose Measure 106: The Power of Safe & Accessible Abortion

The following personal story has been taken from the Voter Pamphlet Statements in opposition to Measure 106. I have been lucky a few times in my life. I was lucky at 17, when I arrived at college. Getting to college was about creating a future free of everything that had been wrong about my childhood. … Continued

An Open Letter from Over 100 Oregon Clinicians

As Oregon clinicians, we are writing to oppose Measure 106, which is nothing more than a backdoor ban on abortion. As providers, we believe that all women – regardless of how much money they make or how they are insured – should be able to make their own medical decisions in consultation with their healthcare … Continued

Why I Oppose Measure 106: A Personal Perspective

First of all, I apologize for not signing my name to this note. Even though these events happened twenty years ago, it’s still too vulnerable to talk with people about. But given the threat posed by Measure 106, I feel that I need to share what happened. My husband and I were expecting our second … Continued

USA Today: Fight over abortion comes to Oregon

Across the U.S., abortion rights have pummeled in the last decade. Now, Oregon is facing a fight over abortion as reproductive rights continue to be targeted. In her article, “Fight over abortion comes to Oregon as Republicans target reproductive rights in U.S.,” Lindsay Schnell reports. “Framed as a tax debate, Measure 106 would amend the Oregon … Continued

Ballot Drop Off 101

Ballots were mailed out last week! Now it’s all about making sure your vote gets counted on November 6th! Whether you are dropping your ballot off at your local ballot drop site or mailing it in, it’s easy to vote in Oregon and we’re here to help to make sure your voice gets heard in … Continued

Newspapers all over Oregon are urging voters to vote NO on Measure 106

TL;DR: 15 newspapers across the state are urging Oregonians to vote NO on Measure 106. The Oregonian said: “For more than 30 years, Oregonians have supported abortion as one of the many medical procedures offered within basic health care…Voters here have swatted down six past attempts to alter abortion access, making it clear they believe … Continued

Measure 106 Would Limit Access to Abortion

As ballots are being mailed out across Oregon, read up on how Measure 106 will limit access to abortion, disproportionately impacting hundreds of thousands of low-income women and public employees, like nurses, teachers, and firefighters, who rely on publicly-funded health insurance. In his article, “Oregon ballot Measure 106 would limit access to abortions,” first published … Continued

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Why I Oppose Measure 106: The Power of Safe & Accessible Abortion

The following personal story has been taken from the Voter Pamphlet Statements in opposition to Measure 106. I have been lucky a few times in my life. I was lucky at 17, when I arrived at college. Getting to college was about creating a future free of everything that had been wrong about my childhood. … Continued

An Open Letter from Over 100 Oregon Clinicians

As Oregon clinicians, we are writing to oppose Measure 106, which is nothing more than a backdoor ban on abortion. As providers, we believe that all women – regardless of how much money they make or how they are insured – should be able to make their own medical decisions in consultation with their healthcare … Continued

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