Women's Health Care

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Texas AFL-CIO affirms that access to the full range of reproductive health care services rights are issues of life and death for women, and that the absence of these rights and services affects the health, well-being and finances of working families;

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Texas AFL-CIO urges all councils and locals to educate their members about women’s health issues and urges them to fight anti-female health legislation in their communities; 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Texas AFL-CIO supports effective birth control and emergency contraception, the full range of women’s health services and health education; and 

BE IT FINALLY RESOLVED that Texas AFL-CIO opposes any attempts to restrict access to affordable health care for all women and supports candidate and policies that will protect women’s access to affordable health care.