Cecile Richards, New Planned Parenthood Federation of America President Attends 40th Anniversary Celebration of Local Affiliate03/18/06
Cecile Richards, daughter of former Texas governor, Ann Richards. She has been at the helm of Planned Parenthood for less than 3 weeks and has a long history of work in the reproductive rights community. She has been at the forefront of social justice movements for more than 20 years, most recently as president of America Votes. Mary talked with her about the status of reproductive rights for women today and the role of Planned Parenthood.
Mary also taped the press conference preceding the 40th Anniversary celebration, including keynote speaker, Anna Quindlen.
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