Councilmember Elizabeth Brown is holding a press conference before the Columbus City Council votes on a proposed ordinance designed to enable health care workers and patients access health care facilities free from obstruction and harassment.
Join Councilmember Brown, NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio, and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Ohio in support of this ordinance at a press conference at 4 p.m., and to pack the City Council chambers for the meeting at 5 p.m.!
“Our proposed Healthcare Worker and Patient Protection Ordinance safeguards constitutional rights and ensures women can access healthcare without harassment and intimidation,” said Councilmember Brown.
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