Silicon Valley, CA – Rep. Mike Honda announced today that he received the endorsement of Planned Parenthood Action Fund for his re-election to California’s 17th Congressional District.
Cecile Richards, the President of Planned Parenthood Action Fund, said: “Mike Honda has been an unwavering champion of women’s health in Congress. His support for Title X and teen pregnancy prevention programs as a member of the Appropriations Committee have helped strengthening family planning and women’s health care in Silicon Valley and across the country. We applaud the Congressman’s leadership and are proud to stand with him just as he has stood with MILLIONS OF women, men, and young people. For these reasons and many more, we are proud to endorse him in his re-election.”
Planned Parenthood Action Fund is the leading advocate for Planned Parenthood health centers, which have provided preventative health care to millions of women, men, and young people for almost a century. Planned Parenthood has three health centers in San Jose and one in Sunnyvale. Rep. Honda has received Planned Parenthood Action Fund’s endorsement in every one of his Congressional re-election campaigns.
“I understand the critical importance of the many community health services that organizations like Planned Parenthood provide. I am proud to have the continued support of Planned Parenthood’s Action Fund and its members as we work together to expand preventative health services to everyone who needs them,” said Rep. Honda.