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Statement by Paul Krizek on Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia Endorsement
"I am incredibly proud to be endorsed by Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia. Ensuring equal access to health care is a top priority of mine. Nobody should have to choose between paying rent or seeking medical care. Allowing women to make their own medical decisions is a core value we share and I will be a tireless advocate for women's health care in Richmond."
Yesterday, Planned Parenthood advocates of Virginia released the following statement:
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia Endorses Paul Krizek for House of Delegates
Mr. Krizek will be a Voice for Women’s Access to Comprehensive Health Care
Richmond, VA-Today, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia (PPAV) announced its endorsement of Paul Krizek, who is running for the House of Delegates in House District 44. Mr. Krizek, a longtime advocate for women and their families, has dedicated his life and career to community service and progressive values in Virginia. If elected to the House of Delegates, Mr. Krizek will work to expand Medicaid, repeal Virginia’s medically unnecessary TRAP restrictions, and protect voting rights for all, as well as a host of other issues that are of dire importance to the Commonwealth.
“The November election could not be more critical for the thousands of women and families in Virginia who need increased access to quality, affordable health care,” said Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia Executive Director Cianti Stewart-Reid. “We are proud to endorse Paul Krizek and look forward to working with him in the Virginia General Assembly, where he will be a great champion for women.”
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia (PPAV) is a statewide advocacy organization whose mission is to preserve and broaden access to reproductive health care through legislation, public education, electoral activity and litigation in the Commonwealth of Virginia. PPAV works to ensure that individuals and families have the freedom, information, and ability to make their own informed reproductive choices.