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Post-Election Statement from CWA President and CEO Penny Nance11/5/2014

The following statement can be attributed to Concerned Women for America’s (CWA) President and CEO Penny Young Nance on tonight’s historic midterm elections  READ MORE

Human Trafficking Caucus Briefing1/26/2011

Right-Click and “Save Target As” here to download the Human Trafficking Caucus Briefing  READ MORE

Crouse Delivers Speech at Princeton10/7/2003

Dr. Crouse delivered the following speech at Princeton University on October 7th on the intersection of conservatism and feminism. A recent CBS poll revealed that three out of four women described the word feminist as an insult. Another study found that the number of working women who believe that a career is as important as […]  READ MORE

Welfare Reform is Reducing Child Poverty7/17/2003

Washington, D.C.Data released today assessing the impact of welfare reform programs reveal that they worked exceptionally well. The just-released report “Reducing Child Poverty: Did Welfare Reform Work?” also eliminates economic expansion as the primary reason for decreasing poverty among children. The economic expansion of the 1980s reduced unemployment by more than 4 million persons but […]  READ MORE

Vineyard Appeals to School Board Over Sex Ed Curriculum6/6/2003

Angie Vineyard, Research Fellow with the Beverly LaHaye Institute, implored the Arlington County school board to offer the newly approved sex education curriculum as an “opt into” rather than “out of” course. Offering the new sex curriculum as an “opt into” class gives parents an opportunity to first view the material and makes the decision […]  READ MORE

Remarks at Press Conference2/13/2003

Coalition for Adolescent Sexual Health Press Conference Remarks February 13, 2003 10:00 a.m. 2226 Rayburn House Office Building by Janice Shaw Crouse, Ph.D. Thank you, Peter. As he said, I am Janice Crouse and I come to you from an academic background. Prior to coming to Washington, I was a professor and debate coach and […]  READ MORE

Beverly LaHaye Institute Reports Census Bureau’s “Glaring Omissions”11/22/2002

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Beverly LaHaye Institute today released a report documenting the glaring omissions in the U.S. Census Bureau’s presentation of the 2001 poverty figures. The bureau’s report was released in September. The data summaries provided by the Census Bureau noted how poverty has risen after four years of decline, but did not reveal […]  READ MORE

United States “Disassociated” Itself from United Nations Consensus on CEDAW11/21/2002

Yesterday, the United States took a principled, firm and courageous stand for women and against political correctness by “disassociating” the United States from consensus on the resolution supporting the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). This action put the United States on the record as disagreeing with the resolution. […]  READ MORE

CEDAW Preys On Needy Women6/13/2002

CEDAW Preys On Needy WomenPolitical Maneuvering is Sheer OpportunismJune 6, 2002 “This new push to get CEDAW ratified is sheer opportunism. Sadly, the legitimate needs of women around the world are being shamelessly used as cover to push a frivolous and morally corrupt agenda.” Dr. Janice Crouse, Senior Fellow, The Beverly LaHaye Institute The movement […]  READ MORE

Decline in Business Forces Closure of Philadelphia Clinic2/28/2002

Abortion Industry Bows to Law of Supply & DemandDecline in Business Forces Closure of Philadelphia ClinicFebruary 28, 2002 Washington, D.C.-Pro-life activists in the City of Brotherly Love are rejoicing today that at least one less abortion clinic will be carrying on its grisly business in their midst. According to a report in The Philadelphia Enquirer, […]  READ MORE

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Young Women for America

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YWA is a student-oriented initiative that is geared toward high school and college campuses to bring active groups of young like-minded women together to promote conservative values to their schools and the nation.

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