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terri Barbara Saldivar
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State Office: P.O. Box 8331 Topeka, KS 66608

Phone: 785-260-5659

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Kansas News and Headlines

Kansas “Sexual Orientation” Bill Update and Selection of Judges Resolution Bills to Take Action On2/2/2016

“Sexual Orientation” Bill HB 2323 Thank you for your prayers and timely action on HB 2323. It was not voted out of committee.  We will keep watch to be sure it does not revive in some other form. Selection of Judges Resolution Bills HCR 5004 and HCR 5005 Both of these bills are on their […]  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas Sets the Groundwork for an Effective Legislative Session1/21/2016

The 2016 Kansas legislative session has begun!  The CWA of Kansas steering committee met several times this fall to strategize.  We are expecting legislation to be proposed this session on a variety of issues such as sexual orientation, common core, and sanctity of life to name a few.  If we are to be effective in […]  READ MORE

Gender Identity As a Protected Class Is Stopped In Kansas House Judiciary Committee1/19/2016

“So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.” (Geneses 1:27) Thank you for your prayers and action concerning the January 14 House Judiciary Committee hearing on HB 2323.  If passed HB 2323 would have paved the way for gender identity as […]  READ MORE

It’s Not Too Late! Sign up for CWA of Kansas’s Encourage-A-Legislator Program Today!1/18/2016

It’s that time of the year when the Kansas State Legislative session begins and our legislators need all the encouragement and prayers we can offer. Concerned Women for America of Kansas’s Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) Program is an opportunity to minister to our state legislators personally with prayer and encouragement. If you have not participated in our EAL Program […]  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas Opposes HB 2323 on Sexual Orientation – Make Your Voice Heard!1/13/2016

The House Judiciary Committee is expected to hear HB 2323 tomorrow, Thursday, January 14.  Rep. John Carmichael (D-District 92) is presenting this terrible bill that will amend the Kansas Act Against Discrimination by prohibiting discrimination in employment, housing, and public accommodation based on a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity. If HB 2323 passes, it […]  READ MORE

Merry Christmas From CWA of Kansas!12/11/2015

Take a moment to read our Christmas letter to you. It includes a review of 2015 and some of our plans for 2016.  Enjoy!  READ MORE

Impact the Next Generation in Kansas Through the Work of Young Women for America!10/28/2015

The Problem: Have you ever been discouraged when reading about the liberal mindset being taught in colleges today?  Concerned about how this next generation is being indoctrinated against the Biblical world view in an ever increasing manner by professors that openly oppose what we hold near and dear?  Felt helpless? The Answer: We at CWA […]  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas Religious Freedom Rally, “Obey God Rather Than Men” – A Great Success!10/5/2015

And when they had brought them, they set them before the council. And the high priest asked them, saying, ‘Did we not strictly command you not to teach in this name? And look, you have filled Jerusalem with your doctrine, and intend to bring this Man’s blood on us!’  But Peter and the other apostles […]  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas Presented Gov. Brownback the Guardian of Faith Award8/27/2015

CWA of Kansas Steering Committee presented Gov. Brownback with the Guardian of Faith Award. Encourage a Legislator Marcia Kessler, Legislative Liaison Linda Highland, State Director Barbara Saldivar and Prayer/Action Chapter Coordinator Cristina Fischer. On the morning of August 24 Concerned Women for America of Kansas presented Gov. Sam Brownback the Guardian of Faith Award for […]  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas Announces August 24 Event – Religious Freedom Rally – at the State Capitol8/10/2015

Join believers from around the state and rally for religious freedom at the state capitol and then march to the Judicial Center for prayer! Monday, August 24, 2015 Rally at the State Capitol (South Steps) 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. March to the Judicial Center 11:30 a.m. – 12 noon Encourage your pastor to bring a […]  READ MORE

Join CWA of Kansas at the #WomenBetrayed Rally at Planned Parenthood – Overland Park. – Tuesday, July 28, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.7/25/2015

Planned Parenthood 4401 W. 109th St. Overland Park, KS  66211 In the last week, two undercover videos were released revealing that Planned Parenthood has been selling fetal organs from aborted babies. View first video.  View second video. In response to the outcry to defund Planned Parenthood since the release of the videos, Concerned Women for […]  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas Thanks Governor Sam Brownback and Asks You to Do the Same7/23/2015

A hearty thank you to those who responded to our last e-alert concerning the first undercover video of a Planned Parenthood representative casually describing the harvesting of baby body parts. Since then yet another video has come out with a promise of more to come. View the first video.  View the second video. Republican Members of […]  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas SPEAKS OUT Against the Selling of Baby Body Parts7/16/2015

It is a federal felony to traffic human body parts! This week a shocking video from an undercover investigation shows Dr. Deborah Nucatola describing how selling the body parts of aborted children is part of the Planned Parenthood business plan! View disturbing video here. Penny Nance, Concerned Women for America CEO and President, responded: “Thirty […]  READ MORE

Governor Brownback’s Executive Order for Religious Freedom for Kansas Clergy and Religious Organizations7/10/2015

Gov. Sam Brownback has issued Executive Order 15-05, which prohibits state government from taking any discriminatory action against any “individual clergy or religious leader” or any “religious organization” that chooses not to participate in a marriage that is inconsistent with its sincerely held religious belief or moral conviction that marriage is or should be recognized […]  READ MORE

PRESS RELEASE: Governor Brownback’s Executive Order Fights for Religious Freedom7/7/2015

Washington, D.C. – Governor Sam Brownback today issued Executive Order 15-05, which prohibits state government from taking any discriminatory action against any “individual clergy or religious leader” or any “religious organization” that chooses not to participate in a marriage that is inconsistent with its sincerely held religious belief or moral conviction that marriage is or […]  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas Responds to SCOTUS Decision: Hope In Our Midst6/29/2015

The United States Supreme Court failed the American people once again. I was not too surprised, but very disappointed. CWA CEO and President Penny Nance said it well, “It is a sad day in America when nine unelected justices think themselves so powerful that they dare overturn the votes of millions of Americans who went […]  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas State Director Attends Conference in Washington, D.C.6/25/2015

June 18 – June 20 I attended the Road to Majority Conference in Washington, D.C. along with my husband Andy. CWA joined the Faith and Freedom Coalition in sponsoring the event. We arrived just in time to attend a legislative luncheon where we heard from Sen. Marco Rubio, Sen. Rand Paul, and Sen. Ted Cruz. […]  READ MORE

State Director Barbara Saldivar Radio Interviewed on the Day of Silence Walk Out4/15/2015

Click to listen to Bott Radio Network April 12 Interview.  READ MORE

Governor Sam Brownback Signs Kansas Child Protection From Dismemberment Act4/10/2015

Left to right: Senior Lobbyist for Kansans for Life Jeanne Gawdun, Legislative Director for Kansans for Life Kathleen Ostrowski, Legal Counsel for Kansans for Life Jessica Basgall, JD, Governor Brownback, CWA of Kansas State Director Barbara Saldivar and Executive Director for Kansas Catholic Conference Michael Schulloffel Tuesday was a day to remember as Gov. Brownback […]  READ MORE

The Bitter Irony of the Day of Silence4/10/2015

What if I told you that pro-lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) activists are working tirelessly to infiltrate schools and influence children across the country? What if I said activists were taunting and bullying kids in public school and shaming them regarding their religious beliefs that favor traditional marriage? Most parents do not want […]  READ MORE

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