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Planned Parenthood launches regional political group to protect abortion rights in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia

Planned Parenthood launches regional political group to protect abortion rights in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia

Planned Parenthood says it is launching a regional political advocacy group to help protect abortion rights in Maryland, the District of Columbia and northern Virginia.

Planned Parenthood is announcing this week that it is creating the political 501(c)(4) group.

The announcement comes as abortion restrictions have been approved in state legislatures around the nation.

Karen Nelson, the CEO of Planned Parenthood of Maryland and the co-CEO of the new regional group, is describing the action in other states as "a...

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