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Press Release: CWA Celebrates 100 Years of the 19th Amendment

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 26, 2020 Contact: Stephanie Rivera 954.243.6301, [email protected] CWA Celebrates 100 Years of the 19th Amendment  Washington, D.C. – As today commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment to the…

August 26: Concerned Women for America Celebrates 100 Years of Women Voting

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Concerned Women for America’s CEO and President Penny Nance co-authored this Washington Time’s op-ed with The Heritage Foundation’s President Kay Cole James for the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment.

Reflections of a Homeschooling Mom

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Concerned Women for America data analyst, Keri Ann Thompson, wrote a recent op-ed for CNSNews on her reflections on being a homeschooling mom. Read the entire op-ed.

CWA Still Committed to the Principles of our Founding

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Precisely forty-two years ago, in 1978, Beverly LaHaye held the first Concerned Women for America (CWA) meeting in San Diego, California, to educate women about the threats presented by the…

4 Things You Should Know about Mrs. America, Hulu’s Series on Phyllis Schlafly

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The Television Network FX/Hulu has released a series called “Mrs. America,” a dramatization about the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) fight. This series has offensive and often inaccurate depictions of Phyllis…

CWA’s CEO and President Penny Nance on “Marcus & Joni” on DAYSTAR Television

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Our CEO and President Penny Nance appeared on Daystar TV on the “Marcus & Joni” Show. Penny spoke to Marcus and Joni Lamb about numerous topics including her book, Feisty…

Penny Nance on The Todd Starnes Show: Political Correctness on College Campuses

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CWA’s CEO and President, Penny Nance, was featured on Fox News Radio today on The Todd Starnes Show over the backlash she received after writing about political correctness on campuses…

CWA Couch Talks – VT Political Correctness

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Dr. Shea Garrison, Concerned Women for America’s (CWA) Vice President for International Affairs, interviews CWA’s CEO & President Penny Nance about her recent op-ed in The Federalist “My Son’s Freshman…

Drug Dealing Under Federal Law

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On Tuesday, the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs held a hearing titled “Challenges for Cannabis and Banking: Outside Perspectives.” Many senators touted S.1200, the Secure And Fair…

For Liberal CEOs, Abortion is Good For Business

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CWA’s Senior Director of Government Relations, Doreen Denny, penned the following opinion piece featured on The Daily Signal: “As more states pass restrictions on abortion, companies are coming out of…

CWA Father’s Day Special 2019 – Part IV

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Concerned Women for America (CWA) celebrates fathers’ irreplaceable role in the life of their children, and their invaluable contributions to society at large. From all here at CWA: Happy Father’s…

CWA Father’s Day Special 2019 – Part III

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Concerned Women for America (CWA) celebrates fathers’ irreplaceable role in the life of their children, and their invaluable contributions to society at large. From all here at CWA: Happy Father’s…

CWA Father’s Day Special 2019 – Part II

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Concerned Women for America (CWA) celebrates fathers’ irreplaceable role in the life of their children, and their invaluable contributions to society at large. From all here at CWA: Happy Father’s…

Nutty attacks on pro-lifers by Sen. Gillbrand and CEOs may help make abortion a winning issue for Trump and GOP in 2020

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There is a new level of hostility by the ruling class toward people in this nation, even women and minorities, who dare to believe in the intrinsic value of human…

CWA Father’s Day Special 2019 – Part I

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Concerned Women for America (CWA) celebrates fathers’ irreplaceable role in the life of their children, and their invaluable contributions to society at large. From all here at CWA: Happy Father’s…

House Votes on (In)Equality Act and Rejects Efforts to Save Women’s Sports

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Last week, the House passed H.R. 5, the deceptively-named “Equality Act” by a vote of 236-173.  By redefining the term sex to include “sexual orientation and gender identity” in civil…

Judicial Watch: Gender Identity Law Declares War on Women, Forces Trans Men to be Accepted as Female

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CWA’s very own Shea Garrison highlighted in Judicial Watch Blog. Concerned Women for America, the group that assisted the Georgia mother, has conducted extensive research on the Equality Act and…

Penny Nance – Tucker Carlson Tonight

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Concerned Women for America CEO & President Penny Nance stands for policies that support families and children on FOX News’ Tucker Carlson Tonight.

Shame on Google for dissolving its AI council over African-American leader Kay Coles James

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Women across the political perspective applauded recently when Kay Coles James, the first woman and the first African-American to lead the conservative and respected Heritage Foundation, was chosen to join Google’s new external…

House Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Disappoints, Fails to Protect Women

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This week, the House passed a reauthorization bill of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), but this bill falls short and fails to accomplish its namesake goal. From its inception, the purpose of VAWA has…

Don’t be fooled ladies — the Equality Act is a threat to all of us

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How can people like Ginni Rometty, the first female CEO of IBM, so easily jump on the bandwagon of the so-called Equality Act and fail to see its obvious threats to women?…

Deep in the Heart of Texas

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For the ninth time during a session of the Texas Legislature, Concerned Women for America of Texas hosted “Dinner with Texas Legislators.”  This year, seventeen Texas legislators participated in the…

CWA at the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women

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This week, government delegates and non-governmental organizations from all over the world met in NYC at the United Nations for the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63). Concerned…

Three Pillar Strategy – Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization 2018

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This Concerned Women for America “The Counterpoint” policy paper suggests a “Three Pillar Strategy” to better prioritize and focus Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) funds, programming, and other resources to uphold…

The Mainstreaming of Child Sexual Exploitation

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The so-called transgender moment that followed the celebration of homosexual behavior is giving way to an even darker effort to normalize child sexual exploitation. The Daily Wire report of an…

Decisive Victory for Religious Freedom at the U.S. Supreme Court in Masterpiece Cakeshop

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Anti-religious liberty forces lost at the U.S. Supreme Court today in the case of Jack Phillips, the Colorado baker who sought to live his life in accordance with his faith…

On Smartphones, It’s About You

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Controversies are not uncommon to Facebook. This is why I usually don’t pay too much attention to them. But a friend made me notice the school teacher who posted what…

International Women’s Day: Is #MeToo Yesterday’s Hashtag, or Will it Bring True Change?

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Five months out from the Harvey Weinstein scandal and the subsequent launch of #MeToo, we find ourselves celebrating International Women’s Day on Thursday with a focus on gender parity. Concerned Women for…

CWA at White House Opioid Summit

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Today I sat in the East Wing of the White House with eyes full of tears as a father shared the story of his son who he lost to an…

Be Your Valentine

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It’s that time of year again, with grossly overpriced roses, chocolates, gift certificates to everything from day spas to fancy restaurants — Happy Valentine’s Day! Of course, it’s only happy…