News: ACOG calls on Congress for health-care reform

August 1, 2008

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologist urge support of ACOG's "Health Care for Women, Health Care for All" campaign.

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has sent a letter and campaign kit to every senator, representative, and delegate in Congress, urging support of ACOG's "Health Care for Women, Health Care for All" campaign. ACOG Legislative & Regulatory News (5/23/08) described the health-reform plan as embracing five basic principles:

ACOG is urging members to obtain its free campaign kit and use the material to lobby federal or state lawmakers, educate the public, and evaluate the health-care proposals of political candidates. The kit can be downloaded at http://www.acog.org/goto/healthcarereform.