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Concerned Women Ready to Fight for Life

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2021 Contact: Natalie Panettiere 202-266-4816, [email protected] Washington, D.C. – Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC), the largest…

Nance to CBN News: “Religious freedom is endowed by our Creator.”

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Penny Nance joined CBN News this week to discuss the state of religious freedom in America and beyond. Here’s what Penny had to say, “Religious freedom is a universal human…

We Must Reject Critical Race Theory

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“America is not a racist country,” said Sen. Tim Scott (R-South Carolina) as he delivered the response to President Joe Biden’s first address to Congress. He is right. Racism is…

Israel and Hamas: The Truth Behind the Attack

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By Neydy Casillas, Esq., Vice President of International Affairs Over the past few days, the extremist Muslims of Hamas have launched a terrorist attack on the people of Israel. The…

Podcast: Praying Over the Nation of Israel

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The terrorist group Hamas has been targeting Israel with hundreds of rocket attacks over the past few days. We’ll get to the root of how this unrest truly began, with…

A Prayer for Israel

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Lord God, Yahweh, the Great I Am, When I look at the hatred directed at the people of Israel, I am reminded that they are Your people – Those whom…

Penny Nance on Cyber-attacks, Critical Race Theory, and the Impact on American families

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Penny Nance, our President and CEO, joined America’s Voice Live to discuss the news of the day, including the cyber-attack on the Colonial pipeline, Critical Race Theory, and how all these…

A Love Story Only God Could Write

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Our Chief Financial Officer, Denise Cappuccio, joined “Joy with Danette Crawford” this week to share a powerful story of what can happen when we surrender our own will and desires…

Breaking: Biden SBA Approves $10 Million PPP Loan to New York Planned Parenthood

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Time-sensitive action item at the end of this article. Planned Parenthood of Greater New York has just been awarded a $10 million loan in the final hours of the Paycheck…

Nance on Newsmax: Activist Political Indoctrination of Our Kids

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America, joined Spicer & Co to discuss the activist political indoctrination permeating every aspect of children’s lives. Nance: “The very people who…

A Conversation with CWA’s VP of International Relations

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Join Young Women for America via Zoom for an interview and conversation with CWA’s newest team member, Neydy Casillas, Esq. Neydy is serving as CWA’s Vice President of International Affairs…

Christian Institutions Adopting Anti-God Rhetoric?

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By Rachel Culver, YWA Ambassador, Fresno Pacific University In August of 2020, I had just entered my freshman year at Fresno Pacific University, a Christian college. Only one week into…

2020 Census Moves Seven Congressional Seats

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By Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations Results from the 2020 census were announced this week with significant implications for the 2022 election. Every ten years, the U.S. census triggers…

Penny on CBN: Church is Essential

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America, discussed on CBN’s Faith Nation the CDC guidelines on churches. Penny had this to say: “We recognize that there is a…

California Just Doesn’t Get It

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They know it is wrong. You have told them it is wrong. But our kids do it anyway, don’t they? Of course, we know once caught, they promise they will…

President Biden Delivered a Partisan Speech; Sen. Scott Brought Hope

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It was supposed to be President Joe Biden’s big night as he delivered his first address to Congress last night, but it was Sen. Tim Scott who delivered light through…

Transgenderism vs. Transformation-Episode 2

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Radical gender ideology has a chokehold on the very institutions that are meant to protect, educate, and uplift our children. Now more than ever, it is critical that parents are…

One News Now Features CWA

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One News Now featured CWA and Penny Nance as a voice “speaking for the silent children” regarding defending the unborn against the Biden Administration.

Penny Nance Quoted in Townhall

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Townhall.com quotes Penny Nance’s statement responding to the NCAA  Board of Governor’s statement on transgender participation.

Transgenderism vs. Transformation: CWA in the Fight-Episode 1

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Radical gender ideology has a chokehold on the very institutions that are meant to protect, educate, and uplift our children. Now more than ever, it is critical that parents are…

Biden Administration Allows Doctors to Dispense Abortion Pill by Mail

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In light of COVID-19, the Biden Administration is temporarily allowing doctors to dispense the abortion pill by mail, making it a lot easier for women to perform at-home abortions. This…

Rulemaking Is Your Chance to Make an Impact

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Use your voice to help Concerned Women for America hold the line against the Biden Administration’s aggressive, pro-abortion, anti-American agenda. Action items below. The Biden Administration is rapidly translating President…

Time To Stand Up To the Corporate Bullies

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By Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America The latest dust-up with corporate America over Georgia’s new common-sense election law is just the latest example of how…

Penny on CBN: This is a systematic assault on pro-life policies.

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America, discussed the abortion policy under the Biden Administration on CBN. Penny had this to say: “Hundreds and hundreds of millions of...

Update on Born Alive Discharge Petition

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April 16, 2021: Update on Discharge Petition On opening day, 202 U.S. Representatives signed the discharge petition for the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, setting a record for the…

Nance Responds to NCAA Statement on Transgender Participation

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 13, 2021 Contact: Natalie Panettiere 202-266-4816, [email protected] Penny Nance Responds to NCAA Statement on Transgender Participation Washington, D.C. –  Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned…

Born Alive Discharge Petition Score Letter

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Concerned Women for America LAC sent this scorecard letter urging U.S. Representatives to sign the discharge petition in support of H.R. 619, the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. Join…

Online Event: Biden’s First 100 Days

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Join us for this informative event hosted by Young Women for America. The first 100 days of an Administration are a critical period. In those months, it becomes apparent what…

YWA’s viewpoints “too risky” for tech platform

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By Annabelle Rutledge, National Director of YWA I recently had an informational Zoom call with the owner of a company I was hoping to work with as the National Director…

Wanted: Governors of Courage to Stand Against Radical Gender Ideology

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By Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations In the past two weeks, we have seen significant progress in the fight against radical gender ideology in the states. Importantly, many…

What is the filibuster?

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And why is it important to preserve it when it comes to legislation in the U.S. Senate? Click here for a .PDF download.

We Must Fight Media Bias

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I take the opportunity to write to you today about media bias (1) because of a recent D.C. Circuit Court opinion that highlights the issue in a compelling way, but…

Happily never after: Democrats push a modern-day war on women

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Washington Examiner Op-ed by Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations If Sleeping Beauty awakened today, she may be shocked to learn that being a woman no longer means being…

The Insidious, Anti-Freedom, Unbiblical, Leftist Racism Drives Push to Pass S.1, and Every Other Radical Policy

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You can understand why they do it. The Left has figured out that everyone wants to stand against racism. They know it first-hand. Many of the most racist policies in…

For America (Day 118)

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Lord, we cry out to You in our trouble, To You alone we cry out. For You hear us in our distress And You come to our aid time and…

YWA Leaders Speak Out on Girls’ Sports

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Our YWA leaders have a powerful message on the importance of protecting Title IX and women's sports.

Nance: Kay James Leadership Broke Glass Ceiling for All Conservative Women

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 22, 2021 Contact: Jacklyn Washington (202)-748-3501, [email protected] Kay James Leadership Broke Glass Ceiling for All Conservative Women Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for…

West Virginians: Take a Stand to Save America!

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Join Concerned Women for America in West Virginia! This Saturday, March 20, Concerned Women for America (CWA) encourages you to join forces with our fellow patriots in West Virginia to…

Penny on CBN: This Should Be Called the INequality Act

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America discussed the Equality Act on Faith Nation. Penny had this to say about the Equality Act: “It diminishes the rights of people…

Press Release: TODAY IN CONGRESS:  Democrats War on Women 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17, 2021 Contact: Natalie Panettiere 202-266-4816, [email protected] TODAY IN CONGRESS:  Democrats War on Women The Democrat war on women and our rights is in full force…

Penny Nance joins Shannon Bream on Fox News @ Night

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America appeared on Fox News @ Night with Shannon Bream to talk about Shannon’s new book The Women of the Bible Speak. Watch Penny’s…

Penny Speaks on the Women’s Empowerment Roundtable

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America joined Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tennessee) and other strong conservative women to celebrate women’s achievements and talk about the way forward. Watch…

OMB Nominee’s Warped Abortion Views Outside the Mainstream

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 12, 2021 Contact: Natalie Panettiere 202-266-4816, [email protected] OMB Nominee’s Warped Abortion Views Outside the Mainstream Washington, D.C.— Shalanda Young, President Joe Biden’s nominee to be deputy director of…

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Action Needed! Hyde Amendment at Stake

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If you oppose the federal government using taxes from workers’ paychecks to fund the destruction of babies in the womb through abortion, call your member of Congress at 202-225-3121 and…

H.R. 1, “For the People Act” One Pager

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Stop the Dangerous H.R. 1, For the People Act PDF Version At a time when the country is in desperate need of confidence in our elections, this bill will completely…

Oppose HR-1 Letter to Congress

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Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee sent a letter to the United States Congress asking them to oppose the dangerous H.R. 1 proposal. The letter enumerates some of the…

Penny on CBN: CWA Opposes H.R.1

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America discussed H.R.1 and canceling Dr. Seuss. Penny had this to say when asked about H.R.1, “Concerned Women for America has very…

CWALAC Letter Opposes Becerra for HHS

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Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC) submitted a letter to the U.S. Senate opposing the nomination of Xavier Becerra to be Secretary of Health and Human Services. The…

The Federalist: Biden’s DOJ Appointees Plan To Persecute Nuns, Police, And Female Athletes

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Judge Merrick Garland, President Joe Biden’s choice for U.S. attorney general, confirmed his focus on “ensuring racial equity” and “meeting the evolving threat of violent extremism” at his confirmation hearings last week….

Register Today! International Women’s Day with Mariam Ibrahim

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Falsely accused, sentenced to be hung, and shackled in a prison cell while she gave birth, Mariam Ibrahim is a modern-day hero of our Christian faith, an outstanding mother, and is…

Equality Act Exposes Radical Gender Ideology and Need for “Promise to America’s Children”

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The “Equality Act” (H.R. 5) just passed a Democrat-controlled House of Representatives for the second time, but for opponents, including Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC), the latest…

Nance on Fox to Discuss Gov. Cuomo Allegations

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America appeared on Fox News @ Night with Shannon Bream to discuss the sexual harassment allegations aimed at New York’s Gov. Andrew…

“Equality Act” Exposed: Democrats Ram Vote to Avoid Scrutiny

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 24, 2021 Contact: Natalie Panettiere 202-266-4816, [email protected] “Equality Act” Exposed:  Vulnerable Women and Children Lose House Democrats Ram Vote to Avoid Scrutiny Washington, D.C. – Penny…

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…

Nance to Christian Post: Russell Moore, John Piper ‘let down the pro-life movement’ by opposing Trump

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Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America, was interviewed by the Christian Post and had this to say about the impact of the election on the pro-life efforts, “Evangelical…

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…