The first time I went into a Planned Parenthood, I was trying to find out my options for birth control. I was 19 and going to college, working toward my degree in Minneapolis, and knew it wasn’t the time to be pregnant.
So I went to Planned Parenthood. Like millions of people every year, my birth control was completely covered thanks to Title X.
Title X is the nation’s only program focused on increasing access to affordable reproductive health care. I am one of the 4 million people in this country who relies on Title X for basic care — birth control, cancer screenings, STI testing and treatment. And, like 40 percent of people who rely on Title X, I get that care at