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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