Happy International Women’s Day!

Spent today in Austin with fellow women’s health care supporters talking to representatives about funding needs.

I told Rep. Dan Flynn of Greenville about my need for Planned Parenthood’s cancer screenings and he basically told me to go to a crisis pregnancy center if I needed a pap smear. So. But we also met with Rep. Eric Johnson’s office (South Dallas!) and they were baller.

More later y’all.


About andrea grimes

Andrea is a journalist living in Austin, TX. She has a master's degree in anthropology and did her thesis work on gender and stand-up comedy. Seriously. Also, she has a bunch of cats. Three of them. Is three a bunch? Discuss.
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