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Sanctity of Life

Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt in Brief2/2/2016

790 F.3d 563, 136 S. Ct. 499 (2016)  FACTS: In 2013, the Texas Legislature passed House Bill 2, which contained several provisions pertaining to abortions. One of these provisions was the requirement that doctors who provide abortion services must obtain admitting privileges at a local hospital that provides obstetrical or gynecological health care services that […]  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

The Jane Roe Most Don’t Know1/29/2016

Roe: a name that has lived in infamy since the Roe v. Wade decision. But have you ever wondered who the woman is behind the name? For starters, that isn’t her actual name. “Roe” is simply the pseudonym that was used for a woman named Norma McCorvey. If that caught some of you off guard,  READ MORE

Cultivating a Culture of Life … Coast-to-Coast!1/26/2016

When the laborers are many, we cover an immense amount of field! This past Life Week, Concerned Women for America (CWA) and Young Women for America (YWA) advocated for women and the unborn across the United States.  READ MORE

A Fashion-Speak Abortion1/15/2016

My metro routine, like most anyone, consists of walking down an escalator and waiting for a train.  My particular waiting spot boasts a billboard advertisement that always brings a bit of brightness to my day.  The ads stay up for several weeks at a time, so it’s always exciting when they change them.  The most […]  READ MORE

Obama’s State of the Union: Little Has Changed1/15/2016

Obama has given his very last State of the Union address in his last year as president.  Despite a few moments of bipartisan approval, it revealed the same kind of biased rhetoric, emphatic tone, and distorted policies that we have come to expect of the president. Regarding the economy, Obama claimed recovery and ignored that […]  READ MORE

DNC Chair Thinks Millennial Women ‘Complacent’ About Abortion1/14/2016

In a recent interview with Democratic National Committee Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Florida, the interviewer asked if she noticed a generational divide between young women and women her age regarding their excitement over Hillary Clinton. The Congresswoman responded, “Here’s what I see: a complacency among the generation of young women whose entire lives  READ MORE

The Battle May Have Been Lost, but the War is Not Over1/8/2016

The House and Senate have passed H.R.3762, which would federally defund Planned Parenthood for one year. The House passed the edited Senate version of the bill on Wednesday by a vote of 240 to 181. There were three Republicans who voted against the measure: Reps. Bob Dold (R-Illinois), Richard Hanna (R-New York) and John Katko  READ MORE

On Life: Where Do the Candidates Stand?1/5/2016

On the sanctity of life, one of Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee’s seven core issues, the question is huge, “Where do the candidates stand on our issue?” The answer will predict policy for the next four years, should any of them get elected. So we’ve put together a short chart constructed from the […]  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

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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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