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Conscience Rights are Women’s Rights: Stop the Bullying of Nuns and Other Religious Groups3/23/2016

Washington, D.C. -Statement by Janae Stracke, Communications Coordinator of Concerned Women for America, at the United States Supreme Court on the day of oral arguments in Zubik v. Burwell in favor of Religious Liberty “I want to thank you all for being here on this important day to ask the United States Supreme Court to […]  READ MORE

Nominee Makes No Difference The Senate Should Hold Its Ground3/16/2016

Washington, D.C. - Penny Nance, President and CEO of Concerned Women for America (CWA), the nation’s largest public policy organization for women, had this to say on President Obama’s nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the United States Supreme Court: “President Obama’s choice for the Supreme Court does not change the fact that the Senate needs […]  READ MORE

Time to End “Back-Alley Abortion Clinics”3/2/2016

Rally in Support of Texas Woman’s Health Law to be Held at the Supreme Court During Oral Arguments  Washington, D.C. – Statement by Penny Nance, CEO & President of Concerned Women for America at the United States Supreme Court on the day of oral arguments in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt in favor of Texas’ […]  READ MORE

Concerned Women for America Mourns the Passing of Justice Scalia2/13/2016

Washington, D.C. - Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America (CWA) had this to say on the passing of Justice Antonin Scalia  READ MORE

CWA Responds to GOP Draft Discussion2/8/2016

Washington, D.C. -Saturday night, during the ABC GOP debate, candidates were asked about women serving in combat and being called to register for the draft if it were to ever be reinstated. Concerned Women for America CEO and President Penny Nance had this to say  READ MORE

Override Vote Fails, but Pro-lifers Still Win2/2/2016

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congress failed to reach the necessary votes to override the president’s veto of H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015.  READ MORE

American Hostages Released – Our Work is Not Done1/16/2016

Washington, D.C. - Today, Iranian media announced they will release four U.S. citizens in a prisoner swap. The prisoners include Jason Rezaian, a Washington Post journalist; Amir Hekmat, a former U.S. Marine; Pastor Saeed Abedni, and a fourth unnamed American. Concerned Women for America CEO and President Penny Nance had this to say: “It is always a great day […]  READ MORE

Penny Nance Urges House Speaker Ryan to Return to Conservative Spending Principles12/18/2015

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congress has voted to pass a trillion dollar funding deal, also referred to as the “Omnibus.” Penny Nance, CEO and President of Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee, issued the following statement in response: “Congress is constitutionally obligated to create a budget to fund the federal government. The power of the purse – […]  READ MORE

VICTORY! Senate Passes Historic Bill12/4/2015

Washington, D.C. – Last night, the Senate passed H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015. This reconciliation bill will rescind funding from ObamaCare and redirect Medicaid reimbursement funds, the source of approximately 80% of Planned Parenthood’s federal funding to comprehensive healthcare centers. CWALAC CEO and President, Penny Nance, issued the following […]  READ MORE

CWA Legal Counsel’s New Book, Be Spent, A Reminder of Essential Principles of Freedom12/4/2015

Washington, D.C. – Concerned Women for America (CWA), the nation’s largest public policy organization for women, is proud to announce the release of CWA Legal Counsel Mario Diaz’s new book, Be Spent: Winning the Fight for Freedom’s Survival. Published by Barbwire Books, Be Spent argues that the basic principles of freedom are the basic principles […]  READ MORE

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