Governor Schwarzenegger released a state budget that includes drastic cuts to family planning. His proposed cuts would force hundreds of thousands of Californians to go without birth control, cancer screenings, STD testing & treatment.
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Make your voice heard TODAY. Call these key legislators to let them know that family planning funds should not be cut!
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Speaker Karen Bass (916)319-2047
Speaker-Elect John A. Pérez (916)319-2046
A sample script is below:
“Hi, my name is ________ and I’m calling today to urge _________ (name of legislator) to reject the governor’s proposed cut to family planning services. It’s bad for the budget and bad for women’s health. Can we count on (him/her)?”
After you’ve called please email firstname.lastname@example.org with “I called Bass and Pérez” in the subject line.
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