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House Passes Syrian Refugee Bill with Veto-Proof Majority11/19/2015

Washington, D.C. – Today the House passed a bill that would require a stricter screening process before allowing refugees into the United States. Concerned Women for America (CWA) CEO and President Penny Nance had this to say: “This bill is necessary for the safety of Americans and, subsequently, the safety of the world. Congress clearly […]  READ MORE

Members of the House Oppose Iran Deal9/11/2015

Washington, D.C. - After hearing from their constituents about the extreme dangers posed by the Iran Nuclear Deal, the House voted yesterday and today on multiple measures to oppose it.  Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee, had this to say: “The House abided by the views held by 56% of […]  READ MORE

Senate Democrats Obstruct Iran Deal Resolution of Disapproval9/10/2015

Washington, D.C. - This afternoon, Senate Democrats filibustered and blocked a final vote on the Iranian nuclear deal. Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee, had this to say: “Senate Democrats have heard from their constituents at home and here in Washington, D.C. over the last two months. Unfortunately, party politics […]  READ MORE



Silly Season, Serious Matters8/17/2015

There is a reason people call election time, “the silly season.”  It seems this year to have come early.   Over the top rants are getting a yawn but obvious opposition research gets treated as real.  The recent attack on Carly Fiorina I put in the latter category.   It seems that some of my friends who […]  READ MORE

House Overwhelmingly Approves Iran Review Bill5/18/2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. - This afternoon, the United States House passed the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015. The bill passed by a vote of 400-25. Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC), the nation’s largest public policy women’s organization, responded  READ MORE

Pro-Life Victories at the U.N.’s Commission on Population and Development4/30/2014

Our colleague in pro-life, pro-marriage, and pro-family efforts, Family Watch International (FWI), reported recently on victories at the April Meeting of the U.N.’s Commission on Population and Development (CPD).  READ MORE

State of the Union Assessment – So Full of Himself1/29/2014

The leaks before the President’s 2014 State of the Union Speech (SOTU) threatened that Mr. Obama would take “pen and phone” to bypass Congress; instead the president gave a softer speech than was expected. The harsh partisan undertones were softened by well-polled language and tried-and-true rhetorical techniques. Income inequality was addressed in terms of providing […]  READ MORE

[VIDEO] The Family in America Capitol Hill Symposium11/22/2013

What might conservative Americans learn from Russia, Australia, and other nations about rebuilding a pro-family policy?  READ MORE

Senator Kirk Needs to Hear from You Today!11/19/2013

Who was silencing whom here? Who discriminated against whom? Sen. Kirk is silencing people of faith!


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