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Equality Act Exposed: Virtual Rally

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The “Equality Act” will be voted on by the House this week. H.R. 5, the “Equality Act” overrules the truth about being created male and female and must be stopped. The Equality Act’s…

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Neera Tanden, professional divider

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“[T]o restore the soul and to secure the future of America requires more than words. It requires that most elusive of things in a democracy: unity.” Those were President Joe…

Nance to Newsweek: Did Evangelicals Make a Mistake in Supporting Trump?

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee to Newsweek: “Evangelical policy leaders have been willing to work with every president. To his credit, President Trump…

Penny on CBN: Religious Freedom at Stake

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America discussed Kristen Clarke, President Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the DOJ’s Civil Rights Division. Clarke is set to face a contentious…

For America (Day 117)

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Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be thy name forever. With thankful hearts, we behold Your awesome works from the beginning. You are Faithful and True Still moving in the midst…

Senate Must Do Better for HHS Than Abortion Activist Xavier Becerra

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The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) handles one of the most essential and basic functions of government: public health. Its mission is “to enhance the health and well-being…

Education Nominee Denies the Injustice Faced by Female Athletes

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By Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations As Education Nominee Denies the Injustice Faced by Female Athletes, “Protection of Women and Girls in Sports Act” Gains Support on Capitol…

Rejecting the Idolatry of Safety with Faith and Faithfulness

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As in the time of Babylon, there are those in power today who, like King Nebuchadnezzar, demand we bow down to an image. It is not a golden image, to…

Impeachment 2.0: What are Dems so scared of?

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Remember in 2019 when the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Trump? In a blatant display of how out of touch the average American is when it comes to…

For America (Day 114)

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We have joy only in Your strength, Father God. Attend to our cry for help! You Who heard Hagar in the Wilderness of Beersheba, Hear us in our hour of…

All Night Vote-A-Rama to Push Massive New COVID Spending

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This week, President Joe Biden shirked off a request from several moderate Republican Senators to work on a bipartisan coronavirus relief bill. Meanwhile, Senate Democrats led by Budget Chairman Bernie…

Pro-life Senators join House Members in Drawing the Line to Save Hyde

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Forty-eight Republican Senators have penned a letter to Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-New York) pledging to oppose the rollback of longstanding protections in current law. Only Republican Senators Susan Collins…

CWA Signs Onto Memorandums

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Concerned Women for America (CWA) joined other conservative leaders in signing two memorandums that were distributed around the country. You can read the memorandums below. Memorandum #1  – Follow the…

Register! Big Tech and Censorship Webinar

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Increasingly, we have witnessed open censorship of ideas, anti-conservative and anti-Christian bias, privacy violations, and many more abuses. How can we, as Christian conservatives, stay involved on these platforms? How…

Check Out Latest Podcast: Impact of the Biden Administration

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Concerned Women for America’s CEO and President, Penny Nance, discusses the impact that the Biden-Harris Administration will have in the coming days with CWA’s Vice President of Government Relations, Doreen…

Penny Nance to Breitbart: Joe Biden “Sold His Soul to the Democrat Party”

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America,  joined leaders from other organizations in Washington, D.C. for the 2021 March for Life. Prolifers from around the country joined…

Parade of Horrible Executive Actions Out of the Gate for the Biden-Harris Administration

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Here are just some of the disastrous executive actions taken by President Joe Biden during his first week in office where he has set a new record number of unilateral…

Biden’s Abortion Extremism Unmasked on the Eve of the March for Life

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 28, 2021 Contact: Natalie Panettiere 202-266-4816, [email protected] Biden’s Abortion Extremism Unmasked on the Eve of the March for Life Self-Proclaimed “Unifier” Breaks with Vast Majority of…

Penny on CBN: Your Tax Dollars Will Soon Be Promoting Overseas Abortions

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America addressed President Joe Biden’s Executive Order that rescinded the Mexico City Policy, “It is incredibly tragic that the Biden administration…

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CWA Calls on Congress to Hold the Line on Life

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Two hundred House Republicans sent a letter to House and Senate leaders today “to express our unified opposition to Congressional Democrats’ efforts to repeal the Hyde Amendment and other current-law,…

Political Revenge Impeachment Not Good for the Country

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    January 25, 2021   Contact:  Natalie Panettiere 202-266-4816, [email protected]   Political Revenge Impeachment Not Good for the Country Washington, D.C. – This evening, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi…

Penny Nance Quoted in the Washington Times

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America, is quoted in the Washington Times article, Biden, Harris commit to ‘codifying Roe’ as pro-lifers decry abortion agenda. Nance, “This…

Press Release: Women are Grieving as Biden Initiates Assault on Female Identity and the Sanctity of Human Life

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 22, 2021 Contact: Natalie Panettiere 202-266-4816, [email protected] Women are Grieving as Biden Initiates Assault  on Female Identity and the Sanctity of Human Life Statement from Penny…

Why Join Young Women for America?

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Why Join Young Women for America? A Community for Politically Conservative, Christian Women in College “The Harvard of Christian schools” —that’s Wheaton College. I chose to attend Wheaton College for…

What To Do Until Inauguration Day

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On Wednesday of next week, the United States will inaugurate a new President. Joe Biden will take the oath as the 46th President. All of us can look around and see the…

U.S. House Barrels Through Trump Impeachment

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Despite a plea by many to focus on a peaceful transition of power and warnings against fomenting further political upheaval following the unconscionable violence at the U.S. Capitol, Speaker Nancy…

Follow Through on Final Actions will Provide Foundation for Future Battles

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The Trump Administration has taken several important actions in the final weeks of office that will provide an important foundation of policy, fact, and analysis as we anticipate the battleground…

Global Pro-Life Leadership Will Carry On in Geneva Consensus Declaration

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By Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations. Protecting the sanctity of human life on the global stage was among the first acts of the Trump Administration and is set…

Statement from Penny Nance on Impeachment Proceedings

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Concerned Women for America‘s CEO and President Penny Nance released this statement regarding the impeachment proceedings against President Trump: “If President-elect Joe Biden wants to bring the country together, we…

For America (Day 113) – A Prayer for the New Year

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How beautiful are the feet Of those who bring good news, Who proclaim peace, good tidings, And the salvation of the Lord. May our gaze turn to them; May our…

Changing the Rules in the 117th Congress – Amen and Awoman?

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The U.S. House of Representatives convened last Sunday for the opening of the 117th Congress. It became apparent rather quickly that we will have our work cut out for us….

CWA Response to Lawlessness in D.C.

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Concerned Women for America’s CEO and President Penny Nance responded to the January 6 events at the U.S. Capital in Washington, D.C. “Lawlessness is not a Christian, conservative value.  @CWforA…

I will not allow who I am to be erased. Will you?

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By Keri Ann Thompson, CWA Staff I have several roles in my life that I cherish and would not want to change for any amount of money or treasure. They…

How to Face 2021

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In some ways, many of us could not wait to put 2020 behind us. It was a terrible year for many families and businesses following the COVID-19 pandemic. In another…

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Trump Orders Emergency Learning Scholarships

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As 2020 Ends and Schools Stay Closed, President Trump Orders Emergency Learning Scholarships to Offer Hope in the New Year   COVID-19 caused many public schools to stay closed for…

A Christmas Message from Penny Nance

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It’s Christmas Day! What a wonderful time to reflect on the birth of our Savior and God’s goodness. Scripture tells us that, “All this took place to fulfill what the…

For America— A Christmas Prayer

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Written by CWA’s General Counsel Mario Diaz, Esq. Oh Lord, Our God, Your Majestic Holiness Fills us with joy Throughout the Christmas season. Your wondrous works displayed On that day…

Bipartisan Duo in Congress Unites to Protect Women’s Sports

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Democrat Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) and Republican Markwayne Mullin (R-Oklahoma) have joined hands across the aisle to protect the rights of female athletes under Title IX, the federal law that ensures…

Concerned Women Today! The Fight to Keep the Hyde Amendment

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Doreen Denny, CWA’s Vice President of Government Relations, takes you inside the U.S. House of Representatives to get a first-hand account of a hearing on the fight to keep the…

Press Release: CWA Applauds Prolife Actions

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 16, 2020 Contact: Doreen Denny 202-266-4808, [email protected] Concerned Women for America Applauds Actions Against California and University of Vermont for Disregarding Pro-life Laws Celebrates “Life is…

Title IX, Which Paved the Way for Women’s Sports, Now Threatens Its Gains

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Concerned Women for America’s Vice President of Government Relations, Doreen Denny, was interview by Verily magazine concerning Title IX and female athletics.  Read the entire article here.

The Hyde Amendment and Human Life

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Today, the House held an appropriations subcommittee hearing titled “The Impact on Women Seeking an Abortion but are Denied Because of an Inability to Pay.” Calling it what it is, a hearing dedicated…

Biden’s Choice for HHS Reveals Abortion First Agenda, Exposes Unity Lip Service

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 7, 2020 Contact: Natalie Panettiere 202.266.4816, [email protected] Biden’s Choice for HHS Reveals Abortion First Agenda, Exposes Unity Lip Service Washington, D.C. — Concerned Women for America…

MORE Act Promotes Marijuana Use, Not Justice

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With a government shutdown on the horizon and coronavirus crippling communities across America, the Democrat-controlled Congress has prioritized the left’s obsession with pot use to vote on a bill removing…

A Special Thanksgiving Message from CWA

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In the midst of the preparations for Thanksgiving and looking forward to the Christmas season, I wanted to express our thanks for you and your support of Concerned Women for…

Thanksgiving, the anthem of our nation

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Thanksgiving is deeply embedded in the historical framework of this great nation. While the first Thanksgivings were celebrated by both Virginia and Massachusetts settlers in the New World, November 26,…

We Need Your Help in Georgia!

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Control of the U.S. Senate hinges on the January 5, 2021, Georgia runoffs between Sen. David Perdue (Republican-Incumbent) and Jon Ossoff (Democrat), and between Sen. Kelly Loeffler (Republican-Incumbent) and Raphael…

Veterans Day Message from Penny Nance

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In this time of uncertainty, I feel all the more passionately about the exceptionalism of our great nation. In the days that lie ahead, we will peacefully sort through the…

Penny Nance Discusses Surge in Prolife Congresswomen

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CWA’s CEO and President Penny Nance discusses the surge of prolife women elected to serve in the upcoming Congress on The 700 Club. Watch Penny’s interview here.

Fox News Op-Ed – Nance: 2020 election’s only wave – Republican women double numbers in the House

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“Conservative women candidates laid the groundwork early for keeping seats being vacated by male Republican members and flipping seats occupied by liberal women who were beholden to Planned Parenthood and…

Conservative Women Poised for Action

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 7, 2020 Contact: Stephanie Rivera 954.243.6301, [email protected] Conservative Women Poised for Action Washington, D.C. – Concerned Women for America (CWA) CEO and President Penny Nance had…

Fulton v. Philadelphia Argument Recap

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The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in an important religious liberty case this week, Fulton v. City of Philadelphia. Sharonell Fulton and other foster parents who work with Catholic Social…

Geneva Consensus Aims to Protect the Sanctity of Life

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By Amy Lidell, Intern for Concerned Women for America The fight for life continues as the United States has come together with Brazil, Egypt, Hungary, Indonesia, and Uganda to form…

Prayer and Fasting for the Election

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Dear Prayer Partner, You have probably heard it said many times during this election season that this election represents a critical turning point in our history. I believe the results of…

Justice Barrett Win Should Remind You of the Importance of Your Vote

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Now that Amy Coney Barrett has been sworn in as the 115th justice of the United States Supreme Court, I hope you realize the importance of your vote this coming November 3. There was a…

Confirmed and Sworn In!

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Friends, Congratulations! Your support and engagement have now helped confirm Justice Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court. She was just confirmed by a vote of 52-48 and…

Historic Moment for Conservative Women, ACB Confirmed to the Supreme Court

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 26, 2020 Contact: Stephanie Rivera 954.243.6301, [email protected] Historic Moment for Conservative Women, ACB Confirmed to the Supreme Court Washington, D.C. – The United States Senate just confirmed…

Press Release: CWALAC Applauds Limiting Debate on Nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 25, 2020 Contact: | Stephanie Rivera| 954.243.6301, [email protected]  Women for Amy Bus Tour Applauds Limiting Debate on Nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett Penny Nance: “Conservative women across…

Send Victorious ACB to the Supreme Court

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Prepared Remarks by Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations Confirm Amy Event Following Senate Judiciary Committee Vote Approving Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Nomination to the U. S. Supreme Court…

Women for Amy Bus Tour Celebrates Committee Vote

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 22, 2020 Contact: Stephanie Rivera 954.243.6301, [email protected]  Women for Amy Bus Tour Celebrates Committee Vote Washington, D.C. – This morning, after Democrats opted to boycott the vote, the…

CWA’s Victory in Transgender Sports Case a Win for Women’s Rights

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By Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations Concerned Women for America (CWA) just landed a significant victory protecting the rights of college female athletes under federal law. The U.S….

Op-ed: Penny Nance: Judge Barrett Deserves Swift Supreme Court Confirmation

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Concerned Women for America’s CEO and President, Penny Nance, had this to say in her latest op-ed on the confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, “Judge…

Press Release: CWALAC Responds to Nationwide Women’s March

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 17, 2020 Contact: Stephanie Rivera 954.243.6301, [email protected] Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee Responds to Nationwide Women’s March  Nance: “The liberal left chooses to exclude…

Press Release: University Forced to Rescind Transgender Sports Policy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 16, 2020 Contact: Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations (202) 420-1491, [email protected]  University Forced to Rescind Transgender Policy as Violation of Title IX after Biological Male wins NCAA…

Hearing Recap and Next Steps for Amy Coney Barrett

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To quote Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Amy Coney Barrett is “going to the Court.” The hearings are over, and she simply shined through…

“Women for Amy” Bus Tour Arrives in DC

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Women from around the country join the “Women for Amy” Bus Tour in Washington, D.C. to show their support for Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the United States Supreme…

A Week of Prayer for Judge Amy Coney Barrett

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Prayer and action lay at the foundation of Concerned Women for America (CWA). In many ways, they are intermingled. Prayer is action — the most powerful kind of action we…

CWALAC Letter of Support to Senate Judiciary Committee

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Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC) submitted a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee in support of Amy Coney Barrett in advance of Judge Barrett’s confirmation hearings set…

Why Title IX and the Future of Female Sports are at Risk Today

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CWA’s Vice President of Government Relations, Doreen Denny, appeared on Save Women’s Sports webinar to discuss Title IX and the future of women’s sports in America including the need for…

Women for Amy Bus Tour Stops in Georgia and South Carolina

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 7, 2020 Contact: Stephanie Rivera 954.243.6301, [email protected] Washington D.C.- On the first day of the Women for Amy Bus Tour, Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC),…

CWA Concludes Final Four She Prays She Votes Prayer Events

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 6, 2020 Contact: Stephanie Rivera 954.243.6301, [email protected] Concerned Women for America Concludes Final Four She Prays She Votes Prayer Events Washington, D.C. – Concerned Women for…

CWALAC Launches “Women for Amy” Bus Tour

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 5, 2020 Contact:  Stephanie Rivera 954.243.6301, [email protected]   Concerned Women for America LAC Launches 40-stop Nationwide “Women for Amy” Bus Tour   Washington, D.C.– Today, Concerned…

Safety First Online Starts at Home

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By Amy Lidell, Intern for Concerned Women for America Last week the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) partnered with the White House, Justice Department, and Department of…

Action Item: Stand Up For All Christian Conservative Women

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God’s timing is perfect. He’s never early or late but comes at the precise time. So, even though no one could have foreseen the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett…

Press Release: Penny Nance Responds to Amy Coney Barrett Nomination

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2020 Contact: Stephanie Rivera 954.243.6301, [email protected] Women for Amy  Washington, D.C. – Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America (CWA), the largest public policy…

Meet Amy Coney Barrett

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If you have been a friend of Concerned Women for America (CWA) over the years, you only need to refamiliarize yourself with Judge Amy Barrett. CWA activists supported her nomination…

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Fox News Op-Ed: Nance: It’s time to put first conservative woman on Supreme Court

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“This country was built on the fundamental idea of religious liberty and freedom of conscience. The Constitution prohibits a religious test for public office, and we have fought against those…

Press Release: Senate Conservatives Stand with Female Student-Athletes

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 22, 2020 Contact: Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations (202) 420-1491, [email protected] Senate Conservatives Stand with Female Student-Athletes to Protect Title IX from Bostock Fallout Washington, D.C. –…