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Nance: Science Has Caught Up with the Lie of Abortion

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Concerned Women for America CEO and President, Penny Nance, joined AMAC’s Rebecca Weber for a discussion on the fight for life in America. From the show: “We have come so…

Concerned Women for America to DOJ: Knock it Off

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For Immediate Release October 12, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington [email protected] Concerned Women for America to DOJ: Knock it Off Washington D.C. - Penny Nance, President and CEO of Concerned Women...

Nance: “This is the nationalization of law enforcement against parents”

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Concerned Women for America CEO and President, Penny Nance, joined CBN News to discuss the Biden Administration’s latest attempt at silencing dissent: kicking parents out of their children’s education. Nance:…

Penny Nance on Policy & Poundcake

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Concerned Women for America CEO and President, Penny Nance, joined the Bass sisters on their show Policy & Poundcake. The three sisters discuss the fight for life in America, their…

Pro-Abortion Judge Undermines Law to Protect “the Precious”

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For Immediate Release October 7, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington [email protected] Washington, D.C. – Penny Nance, President and CEO of Concerned Women for America (CWA), the largest public policy organization for…

Biden’s “Unity” Administration Again Props Up Abortion Industry

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For Immediate Release October 6, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington [email protected] Biden’s “Unity” Administration Again Props Up Abortion Industry Washington D.C. – The Biden Administration has overturned regulations for the Title…

Not So Fast: Congressional Pushback on Biden Vax Mandate

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Republicans in Congress have sprung into action following President Biden’s iron-fist decree for a national vaccine mandate on employers. President Biden ordered the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to…

The Left’s Legislative Rampage

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Concerned Women for America’s Vice President of Government Relations, Doreen Denny, joined America’s Voice to discuss the prospective laws that Democrats are looking to ram through. It’s hard for the…

America’s Leadership in a Tailspin

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Just recently, the Biden Administration announced the U.S. strike on Afghanistan killed civilians among those seven children from the same extended family. The same day France announced the recall of…

Nance: 135 House Republicans Capitulate to the Left’s Social Agenda for Our Military

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 24, 2021   Contact: Jacklyn Washington [email protected]   Washington, D.C. — Last night the U.S. House of Representatives voted 316-113, including 135 Republicans, to approve H.R. 4350, the FY2022…

Nance: Democrats Exalt Abortion

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For Immediate Release September 22, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington [email protected] Nance: “Democrats exalt aborting babies as the ultimate empowerment of a self-made life. God weeps.” Washington D.C., – The U.S….

So Let’s Talk About Texas

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The new Texas Heartbeat Bill has dominated the news cycle for the past few weeks. If you’re still confused by what it does and doesn’t do, this episode is for…

Texas Doctor Admits to Performing Abortion in Violation of State Law

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An abortionist in Texas admitted in an op ed in the Washington Post that he performed an abortion earlier this month in violation of Texas’s new Heartbeat Bill. Concerned Women…

Praying for the Body of Christ in Afghanistan

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I want to appeal to you, as the news cycle conveniently shifts from crisis to crisis, sparing bad actors of proper accountability, to remember our brothers and sisters trapped in…

Democrats’ Dirty Laundry: $3.5 Trillion Budget Reconciliation Update

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This week, House committees debated the details of the recently passed $3.5 trillion budget resolution, S. Con. Res. 14. The topline spending numbers and priorities in the Democrat blueprint were…

Concerned Women: The FBI is a Disgrace

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For Immediate Release September 15, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington [email protected] Concerned Women: The FBI is a Disgrace Washington, D.C. — Concerned Women for America is disgusted and infuriated at the…

Penny Nance Defends Texas Abortion Bill to Fox News

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Concerned Women for America’s CEO and President, Penny Nance, was quoted in Fox News today defending Texas’ heartbeat bill. “The dramatic, angry, and partisan coverage of Texas’ new heartbeat law…

Concerned Women: Biden’s Vaccine Mandate Unwise & Unconstitutional

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For Immediate Release September 14, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington 202-748-3501 [email protected]    Concerned Women: Biden’s Vaccine Mandate Unwise & Unconstitutional Washington, D.C. — Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for…

Do You Know Who is Teaching Your Children?

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America is changing. Perhaps you have noticed. Our cities, our communities, our schools do not reflect American values, let alone Christian ones. We must begin to pay attention to who…

9/11 Twentieth Anniversary: More reasons to mourn.

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Just a few days shy of the 20th commemoration of September 11, 2001, America is staring down a new tragedy waiting to unfold with the situation in Afghanistan. Our people,…

Abortion and Race in America

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After an anchor on a major news network referred to all pro-lifers as “racist” and “handmaidens,” it lit a fire under those within the movement to set the record straight…

Senate and House Committees Set Stage to Draft Our Daughters

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“Certainly I will go with you,” said Deborah. “But because of the course you are taking, the honor will not be yours, for the LORD will deliver Sisera into the hands of a woman.” Judges 4:9…

Conservative Women Celebrate Saving Babies in Texas

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 2, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington 202-748-3501 [email protected] Conservative Women Celebrate Saving Babies in Texas Washington, D.C. – Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for…

What did the Supreme Court Do in the Challenge Against Texas Heartbeat Law?

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The radical left and its media enablers are going berserk over the United States Supreme Court’s denial of an application for injunctive relief to stop Texas’s Heartbeat Law from going…

YWA September Leader’s Call with Rep. Chip Roy

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Rep. Chip Roy (Republican) serves the 21st District of Texas. At the end of July, Rep. Roy introduced the Protecting Life on College Campus Act of 2021 alongside Sen. Steve…

Press Release: Don’t Draft Our Daughters

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2021  Contact: Jacklyn Washington 202-748-3501 [email protected]    Organizations Representing Millions of Americans Send Message to Congress:  Don’t Draft Our Daughters  Washington, D.C. – As the House Armed…

This is personal for us.

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Members of our Concerned Women for America staff are deeply impacted by yesterday’s terrorist attack at the Kabul airport that took the lives of 13 U.S. servicemembers. This is the…

Hit and Run: House Approves $3.5T Budget Plan and Elections Power Grab

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The House took a brief hiatus from August Recess this week to consider the Left’s tax and spend wish list and a partisan power grab to federalize our elections. Drama…

Nance: It Is Demonic What Is Being Unleashed

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Concerned Women for America’s CEO and President, Penny Nance, joined CBN News this week to discuss highlights from CWA’s prayer vigil for Afghanistan outside of the White House. Nance speaks…

Special Edition of CPAC Now featuring CWA’s Prayer for Afghanistan Rally

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CPAC Now: America Uncanceled with Mercedes Schlapp dedicated a special episode this week to cover Concerned Women for America’s Prayer for Afghanistan Rally. Watch the full episode for an exclusive…

Podcast: Chaos in Kabul with Amber Smith

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The heartbreaking chaos in Kabul, Afghanistan has the entire world holding its breath. To unpack how we got here, and what the future looks like for Americans still stranded, Concerned…

Penny Nance’s Message to Americans in Afghanistan

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Concerned Women for America‘s CEO and President, Penny Nance, joined EWTN News Nightly on August 26 to discuss CWA’s Prayer Vigil at the White House and send a message to…

A Prayer for Afghanistan

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LORD, Words fail to express the sorrow Of the Body of Christ here in America As we consider the fate Of our brothers and sisters in Afghanistan. The images are…

Statement for the Afghan Women and Girls Rally

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I saw a video posted by the New York Times of an Afghan woman named Crystal Bayat. On August 19th she helped organize a protest to celebrate Afghanistan independence. At…

Nance: Afghan Women and Girls Were Left Behind. They Need Our Prayers.

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In her latest piece in the Daily Signal, Concerned Women for America CEO and President, Penny Nance, outlines the grim future women and young girls are facing under the rule…

CWA Coordinates Prayer Vigil at White House Condemning Abandonment of Americans, Women, and Children in Afghanistan

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For Immediate Release August 20, 2021 Jacklyn Washington [email protected] |202-748-3501 Concerned Women for America Coordinates Prayer Vigil at White House Condemning Abandonment of Americans, Women, and Children in Afghanistan Washington,…

You’re Guilty: Reparations in Light of Redemption

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By Britton Miller, YWA Ambassador at Liberty University In June, the United Nations Human Rights Council published a report[1] concerning the necessity of responding to the issue of racial injustice….

Nance: “Call It Like It Is: Biden’s Humanitarian Crisis”

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 17, 2021 Media Contact: Jacklyn Washington 202-748-3501 [email protected] Call It Like It Is: Biden’s Humanitarian Crisis  Washington, D.C. – Concerned Women for America‘s CEO and President,…

Biden’s Foreign Policy Plans: Humanitarian Crisis

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Waking up this morning felt like being trapped in a nightmare or a scene straight out of a Hollywood film. Just short of 20 years after the terror attacks of…

Standing for the Logos

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You will find one of the most stunning mysteries of life in John 1:14. Καὶ ὁ Λόγος σὰρξ ἐγένετο, in the original Greek, the Apostle John reveals to us in the…

Senate Democrats’ Bloated Budget Plan Advances

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Senate Pulls All-Night Vote Fest to Advance Democrats’ Bloated Budget Plan This week, Senate Democrats steamrolled a $3.5 trillion budget resolution through an all-night floor debate and vote extravaganza. The…

Federal Judge Rules Against Pro-Life Laws

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Concerned Women for America‘s CEO and President, Penny Nance, joined CBN News to respond to a recent ruling by a federal judge in Indiana striking down some of the state’s…

What Really Brought Down Gov. Cuomo

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Concerned Women for America‘s CEO and President, Penny Nance, joined Real America’s Voice to discuss what was the real downfall of Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his countless scandals that have…

Congress Inquires on FBI’s Targeting of CWA

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News of FBI Targeting Concerned Women for America Sparks High Profile Congressional Inquiries Last month we learned that in 2016, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) had considered targeting Concerned...

Infrastructure Bill is Reckless Spending and Cover to Promote Divisive, Radical Policies

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For Immediate Release August 10, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington 202-748-3501, [email protected] Washington, D.C. — Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC), has voiced strong objection to provisions in the Senate Infrastructure…

After Targeting Black Lives for Decades, Abortion Movement Smears Pro-Life Women as Racist

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A recent MSNBC panel of women smeared pro-life women as being racists and seeing black women as human “incubators.” Concerned Women for America’s CEO and President, Penny Nance, stepped in…

From the Frontlines: How This Mom Is Putting Woke School Boards on Notice

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Today, the Loudoun County School Board in Virginia will meet once again to vote on various matters concerning what some parents cite as “indoctrination” in their schools. The latest in…

Don’t Force our Daughters to Gamble Their Lives on the Lottery of War

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington 202-748-3501, [email protected] Don’t Force our Daughters to Gamble Their Lives on the Lottery of War Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Sen. Mike Lee…

Get ‘Em While They’re Young

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The most innocuous category of our useless TV ratings system is TV-Y. According to the parental guidelines, it signifies content that is suitable for preschool children (2-6). This is such a formative, innocent…

Penny Nance: If Israel Didn’t Fire Back …

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Penny Nance: If Israel Didn’t Fire Back, They Would Be Wiped Off the Face of the Earth Concerned Women for America’s CEO and President, Penny Nance, joined CBN News this…

Say No to the “Infrastructure” Bill

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ACTION: Contact your U.S. Senators THIS WEEK and ask them to oppose social experiments in the $1.2 T “Infrastructure” bill. Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC) has signaled our…

Penny Nance Calls on Biden Admin to Stand with our Allies

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Concerned Women for America’s CEO and President, Penny Nance, joined host Steve Gruber on America’s Voice Live to discuss the Biden Administration’s support, or lack thereof, of our allies in…

The Assault on Hyde and Family: FY 2022 House Appropriations Update

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Last week, the Democrat House Majority rammed through a federal budget stripped of all longstanding pro-life protections, including the Hyde Amendment. This tone-deaf political ploy effectively wrote a blank check…

Nance Talks Abortion and Racism on Fox News

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Penny Nance, talks abortion and racism on Fox News @ Night with Shannon Bream. Among other things, Penny had this to say, “The true racism in this picture is to…

Your Voice in the Biggest Abortion Case of Our Lifetime

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The Concerned Women for America (CWA) Legal Studies Department is proud to report that we have completed your amicus (friend of the Court’s) brief in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s…

CWA Submits Amicus Brief on Your Behalf

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We are proud to let you know that today, Concerned Women for America (CWA) submitted its amicus brief before the United States Supreme Court in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health…

We must stand for Cuba Libre

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We must stand for Cuba Libre. As the world’s model for a truly free nation, America’s silence amid the outcry from the Cuban people is deafening. Cuba’s communist regime has…

Members of Congress Work to Prevent DIY Abortion on College Campuses

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On July 21, Rep. Chip Roy (R-Texas) introduced the “Protecting Life on College Campus Act of 2021” with Rep. Mary Miller (R-Illinois) as the House co-lead; Sen. Steve Daines (R-Montana)…

Meet CWA Intern Hayden Sledge

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Hello everyone! My name is Hayden Sledge. I was born on Ft. Stewart military base in Georgia and grew up in Mountain Brook, Alabama. I am entering my senior year…

The Rise of TelAbortion

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By Hayden Sledge, CWA Communications Intern In early 2020, 13 states participated in an at-home, mail-in chemical abortion pilot program called TelAbortion. And because of COVID-19 and the rise of…

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CEO Penny Nance Implores Legislators to Protect Life

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FOX News highlights a letter spearheaded by conservative leaders to encourage legislators to block federal funding of abortion. In the letter, Concerned Women for America CEO and President Penny Nance…

Why Christians should reject Critical Race Theory

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What is Critical Race Theory (CRT)? CRT is a lens through which people can choose to view the world, and it presents a society in which there are two categories…

Fox News Op-ed: Nance: What I learned from FBI’s ‘assessment’ of me, my organization

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Last week, Concerned Women for America (CWA) reported in this press release on the FBI’s unjustified targeting of CWA. Penny Nance, CWA’s CEO and President spoke out on the FBI…

Meet CWA Intern Noelle Fitchett

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Greetings! My name is Noelle Fitchett. I was born and raised in the City of Angels— Los Angeles, California. I begin my final year at California State University Fullerton, majoring…

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FY 2022 Appropriations Update: Standing Strong for Life in the House

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As Congress drafts appropriations bills for the new fiscal year, pro-life advocates are fighting to preserve longstanding prohibitions on the use of taxpayer dollars for abortions, both at home and…

CWA International – Mexico City Report

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On July 7, Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC), along with International Civic Network (ICN) and Red de Acción Ética y política (RAEP), hosted the "Parliamentarian Action on...

BREAKING: FBI’s Unjustified Targeting of Concerned Women for America

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 14, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington 202-748-3501, [email protected] BREAKING: FBI’s Unjustified Targeting of Concerned Women for America The following quote can be attributed to Penny Nance, CEO and…

You Asked; We Answered: A Step-by-Step Guide for Fighting Back Against Corporate America

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Our last episode on Concerned Women Today highlighted Corporate America’s devastating abandonment of Middle America and family values. Due to such a high demand for more content on this topic,…

CWA Responds to Viral Gay Chorus Video Sexualizing Children

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San Francisco’s Gay Men’s Chorus made headlines last week by posting a highly controversial video claiming they were going to “convert your children.” The chorus has defended their remarks as…

Penny Nance: Democratic Leaders Abandoned Common Sense

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Penny Nance joined a panel of strong, conservative women on Real America’s Voice to discuss today’s top news. Key takeaway: Democratic leaders abandoned common sense when the American people needed…

Planned Parenthood Receiving 19x More Funding Under Biden Than Obama

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Despite being a professed Catholic, President Joe Biden is now allowing 19 times more funding to funnel into Planned Parenthood than did under President Obama. Penny Nance joined No Apologies…

Meet CWA Intern Morgan Schlesselman

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Hi there! My name is Morgan Schlesselman. I was born and raised in a small town in the Central Valley of California. In May 2020, I graduated from Fresno Pacific…

A Nightmare Scenario for Women’s Olympic Dreams

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By Morgan Schlesselman, CWA Government Relations Intern For the first time, a transgender athlete will compete in the Olympics. Laurel Hubbard, a biological male from New Zealand, will compete in…

The Spiritual War Against Children

| Culture, LBB, Legal, News and Events, Sex Trafficking / Pornography, Sexual Exploitation, Substack | No Comments

I have pleaded with you before to realize that secular humanists are systematically targeting our children for indoctrination. A recent op-ed titled “Yes, kink belongs at Pride. And I want my kids…

VP Kamala Harris’ Idea of Democracy: Abortion for All

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Last week, Vice President Kamala Harris participated at the Generation Equality Forum (GEF) with a speech focused on the importance of democracy. The Generation Equality Forum is an event convened…

Webinar: How to Lobby the Education Bureaucracy

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Date: Thursday, July 8 Time: 4:00 p.m. Eastern [3:00 p.m. Central; 2:00 p.m. Mountain; 1:00 p.m. Pacific) Webinar Description: Navigating and influencing the education bureaucracy can be very confusing and…

CWA Co-Hosting International Event in Mexico City

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On July 7, Concerned Women for America (CWA) is co-hosting our first international event in Mexico City to support government officials in protecting their national laws. CWA’s Vice President of…

The Day That Changed the Course of History Forever

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A few short months ago, President Joe Biden sent a message to the American people. He said, “If we do this together, by July the 4th, there’s a good chance…

YWA July Leader’s Call with Rep. Kat Cammack

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Young Women for America invites you to join our Zoom call with Rep. Kat Cammack (R-Florida), who serves Florida’s 3rd Congressional District. As the youngest Republican woman, she has great…

High Court Term Closes with Momentous First Amendment Defense, A CWA Win

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This week, on the last day of the Court’s 2020 term, the United States Supreme Court gave us a significant First Amendment victory in Americans for Prosperity Foundation v. Bonta,…