April 12, 2011
Mayor Vincent C. Gray Along With City Leaders and Womens Rights Advocates to Protest Interference in District Affairs
Press Conference to Talk About Effect of Social Riders on D.C. Women
WHAT/WHO: Mayor Vincent C. Gray and Leaders from D.C. Government, Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington, NARAL Pro-Choice America and Other Civic and Advocacy Groups hold press conference denouncing budget deal’s social riders.
WHEN: Tuesday, April 12, 2011, 1:45 p.m.
WHERE: Front of Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington
1108 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
BACKGROUND: Mayor Gray, Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington President & CEO Dr. Laura Meyers, NARAL Pro-Choice America President Nancy Keenan and other local and national leaders will denounce the interference in District Affairs represented by provisions – including one prohibiting the District from spending its own money to fund reproductive services for women in need – unjustly attached to the congressional budget deal.
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