CONCERNED WOMEN FOR AMERICA Legislative Action Committee

  • Connect with CWA:

Stay Connected with CWA

As a subscriber to our E-Alerts, you'll be among the first to receive insider briefings, news, and information on the issues that matter most to you and your family. Our emails are concise yet filled with the resources you need to impact public policy in Washington, at your state capitol, or in your own community. Our E-Alerts will equip you to educate, persuade, and motivate others to action. Don't delay! Enroll today!


Hawaii: Urgent Call to Arms! Protect our Religious Freedoms Now!

Hawaii: Urgent Call to Arms! Protect our Religious Freedoms Now!

Improved Religious Protections
HB 1624

“The Hawaii Religious Freedom Restoration Act (“Little RFRA”) of 2014 would restrict government actions against people of faith by applying the “compelling interest” test to withstand legal challenges against religious liberties.”

HB1624 would support people of faith by making it harder for government to interfere or burden the free exercise of religion since SB1 did not provide our churches the protections that we need, it is imperative that we do everything we can to push this bill through the Legislature.

Please pray for the Lord to encourage Rep. Karl Rhoads to secure a hearing for this legislation by the House Judiciary Committee before the deadline of February 13, 2014.

Take Action:

  1. E-mail Rep. Rhoads at reprhoads@capitol.hawaii.go, carbon copy the message to Be sure to fill in the subject line. While not required, it is highly recommended that you list your address, city and zip code at the bottom of the message so that you can be verified by your elected representative; follow up on your e-mail by calling him at 808-586-6180.
  2. Call the office of your own representative and let them know you would like HB 1624 to receive a hearing before the “First Lateral Filing Deadline” and that you would like them to ask Rep. Rhoads to give the bill a hearing. To find your representative, please go to and follow the instructions.
  3. Please pass this information on to friends and family. We need to do what we can to make sure this bill will be heard by the House Judicial Committee by the deadline or it will die.

Please let us stand together to protect our religious freedoms before it is too late.


Barbara J. Ferraro
State Director
CWA of Hawaii

Print Friendly

Subscribe to updates and alerts

Join Us as We Pray and Fast for Victims of Terrorism

Stand with us to protect the American family

Give Now

Young Women for America

ywa sidebar
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.

Learn More