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terri Barbara Saldivar
State Director

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

Phone: 785-260-5659

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Kansas News and Headlines

Let Voters Decide the Next U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Not Obama4/11/2016

State Director Barbara Saldivar Letter to the Editor posted on The Topeka Capital-Journal.  READ MORE

Pray and Take Action Concerning Obama’s Current Nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court3/19/2016

Hello dear CWA friends, The recent nomination made by our President for Judge Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court calls for urgent prayer and action.  I cannot stress strongly enough just how important this is, and it may very well be the most important thing we have prayed about for some time, even over and […]  READ MORE

Kansas Legislative Update – Bills, Bills!3/9/2016

Click here to find out who your representative and senator are and how to contact them. Sex Opt In (HB 2199) – requires school districts to get approval from parents for sexuality education by opting in instead of out.  HB 2199 is in the House and will possibly be voted on this week. Action: Contact […]  READ MORE

Kansas Education Committee Passes Common Core Bill – HB 22922/23/2016

Four years of effort by CWA of Kansas and other pro-family groups has been put into getting this bill out of committee.  Last Wednesday, February 17, it finally happened!  Kansas House Education Committee passed a bill that effectively disables the Common Core requirement and returns local control to Kansas! Committee Chair, Rep. Ron Highland (R-District […]  READ MORE

Large Crowd Rallies for Religious Freedom2/18/2016

CWA referenced in The Topeka Capital-Journal ( as co-sponsor of this great event attended by almost 2,000 at the state capitol.  READ MORE

CWA of Kansas Updates: Resolution to Change the Method of Selecting Judges in Kansas, Rally for Religious Freedom and Important Presentation in House Committee2/16/2016

Concerned Women for America of Kansas joins the millions around the country praying for the family of Justice Scalia, a vigorous defender of the Constitution and our liberties.  His commitment to the text of the Constitution and the Founders’ intent was second to none. His passing is an event that will be felt for many […]  READ MORE

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

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