WASHINGTON, DC –Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) met with Planned Parenthood of Maryland this afternoon to discuss the importance of protecting access to health care services for women and men across the state of Maryland.

“I was pleased to welcome leaders from Planned Parenthood of Maryland to the Capitol this afternoon,”said Congressman Hoyer. “I appreciated the opportunity to discuss how we can continue to work together to ensure Congress protects reproductive rights and ensures families throughout Maryland have access to quality, affordable health care.”

“Planned Parenthood provides health care to thousands of women and men across our state,”continued Congressman Hoyer. “I will continue to oppose efforts to eliminate funding for this organization, and I will work with my colleagues in Congress to increase women’s access to health care services.”