Chairman Crowley Statement on Cecile Richards

January 26, 2018
Press Release

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after Cecile Richards announced that she is stepping down as President of Planned Parenthood:

“Cecile is a fierce advocate, a true champion for women, and a valued friend. I’ve been proud to work alongside her to protect women’s reproductive rights and access to health care. She will be missed greatly, but I know she will continue to lend her voice to the important fights ahead. I wish her the very best in this next chapter.”