The League opposes the motion to proceed on the Better Care Reconciliation Act, which will eliminate affordable quality health care for 22 million Americans by gutting the Affordable Care Act and slashing funding for Medicaid. The League urges Senators to support the parliamentarian’s ruling excluding the defunding of Planned Parenthood from the reconciliation bill.

The League joined more than 340 organizations representing a range of demographic groups from more than 40 states in sending a letter to Congress urging members to support an inclusive paid family and medical leave policy and to reject alternatives that leave people behind.

The League joined a letter to the U.S. Senate urging them to reject H.R. 1628, the American Health Care Act.

The League sent a memo to members of the U.S. Senate regarding essential elements that need to be provided for any forthcoming legislation on healthcare.

The League sent an updated memo to the U.S. House of Representatives regarding legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The memo reiterates the League's support for quality affordable health care for all American, protections for those with preexisting conditions and prevention of discriminatory costs for women.

The League joined women's groups on a letter opposing the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and defunding Planned Parenthood.

The League joined with 61 other health care and reproductive rights organizations in support of $327 million in funding for the Title X Family Planning program in a letter to House and Senate Appropriations Subcommittee Chairs and Ranking Minority members.

The League of Women Voters joined an amicus brief in the case of Zubik v. Burwell, a challenge to the contraception accommodation in the Affordable Care Act.

The League of Women Voters joined with other concerned organizations in letters to the Chairs and Ranking Members of the House and Senate Appropriations Committee urging them to oppose the House Appropriations Labor-HHS Subcommittee funding bill that eliminates all funding for the Title X family planning program. The League has long supported the Title X program which provides affordable family planning and reproductive health care services for many Americans.

The League has joined an amicus brief in the case of King v. Burwell, which will be heard by the Supreme Court on March 4.

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