Women Strike on 2nd Anniversary of Dobbs Decision

Released on June 24, 2024

Statement by National NOW President Christian F. Nunes  WASHINGTON, D.C. — National NOW President Christian F. Nunes issued the following statement on the 2nd anniversary of the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization (Dobbs) decision that overturned Roe v. Wade (Roe) and the Women’s March strike today:    “Roe was the federal umbrella that protected a Read more …

The Supreme Court Slams the Door on the “Boyfriend Loophole”- Huge Win for Women’s Safety

Released on June 21, 2024

Statement by National NOW President Christian F. Nunes WASHINGTON, D.C. — National NOW President Christian F. Nunes issued the following statement in response to this morning’s SCOTUS ruling on United States v. Rahimi:  “In today’s 8-1 decision, the majority of the Supreme Court rejected the challenge to the constitutionality of a federal law that bans Read more …

NOW Celebrates Juneteenth

Released on June 19, 2024

Juneteenth, the day that marks of the end of slavery in the United States after the Civil War has been celebrated by African Americans since the late 1800s, but it wasn’t until 2021 that it became a federal holiday. President Biden signed legislation to make June 19th a federal holiday that year, following the renewed Read more …

Conservatives Continue to Find Avenues to Restrict Women’s Bodily Autonomy by Offering Amendment to NDAA to Ban Service Members Access to Abortion

Released on June 13, 2024

Statement by National NOW President Christian F. Nunes  WASHINGTON, D.C. — National NOW President Christian F. Nunes issued the following statement in advance of the expected U.S. House of Representatives vote on an amendment to the 2025 National Defense Authorization Act that would ban the Pentagon from paying for women servicemembers’ abortions:  “Here we go Read more …

SCOTUS Upholds Medication Abortion – But This Fight Isn’t Over  

Released on June 13, 2024

Statement by National NOW President Christian F. Nunes  WASHINGTON, D.C. — National NOW President Christian F. Nunes issued the following statement in response to this morning’s U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) ruling on the challenge to the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) regulation of mifepristone   “Today’s SCOTUS decision rejecting the challenge to the FDA’s regulation of mifepristone Read more …