NOW Recognizes 50th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Statement by National NOW President Christian F. Nunes  WASHINGTON — This weekend, we should be celebrating 50 years of a woman’s constitutional right to abortion. Instead, last year’s decision sent us back to square one. While Roe was a watershed moment that catapulted women closer to achieving full equality, Dobbs reversed half a century of Read more …

NOW President Testifies Against Puerto Rico’s Extreme Abortion Bans

Statement of National NOW President Christian F. Nunes Today, I testified in front of the Comision de lo Juridico/Committee on Legal Matters of the Puerto Rico House of Representatives by video in opposition to legislation that would further restrict access to abortion—which remains legal in Puerto Rico. Last April, I testified against legislation that would Read more …

Point: Abortion Is About All of Us

Those who perpetuate the perception that abortion is a standalone issue, separate from “important issues,” are endangering Americans. All Americans.

NOW Supports President Biden’s Latest Guidelines On Reproductive Rights

There is no reason why our nation’s medical doctors must choose between practicing safe, crucial reproductive rights and practicing in a state that they call home. There is no reason why a woman should fear for her life in pursuit of reproductive healthcare. There is no reason why people should not have a say over the body they govern.

Lindsey Graham Just Made His National Abortion Ban Even Worse—But NOW Members Won’t Let This Stand

Washington – – For the sixth time, Senator Lindsey Graham has introduced a national abortion ban that has nothing to do with protecting women’s health and safety and everything to do with scoring political points—only this time, he made it even more strict.  Earlier versions of his so-called “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act” outlawed abortion Read more …