The Harmful Cost of the Debt Limit Bill

Released on May 31, 2023

Statement by National NOW President Christian F. Nunes  Why is it always the people with the most at risk who have to pay the highest price to correct our politicians’ failures?  Tonight’s vote in the House of Representatives to suspend the debt ceiling leaves hundreds of thousands in the balance.  It will increase hunger and Read more …

Remembering George Floyd and His Legacy

Released on May 25, 2023

Three years-ago today, George Floyd was brutally murdered by a police officer in Minneapolis. This tragedy was yet another devastating, culture-shifting inflection point in our history, creating an America before and one after.

NOW President Christian F. Nunes urges DC City Council to stop ‘Cyberflashing’

Released on May 18, 2023

Statement by National NOW President Christian F. Nunes  WASHINGTON– As part of the National Organization for Women’s advocacy to protect women against stalking, sexual harassment and sexual assault, NOW National President Christian F. Nunes testified Wednesday in favor of a proposed District of Columbia policy that would empower women against “cyberflashing.” Cyberflashing occurs when unwanted Read more …

We Need Paid Family and Medical Leave Standards—NOW!

Released on May 16, 2023

Statement by National NOW President Christian F. Nunes   WASHINGTON–No one should have to choose between caring for their health, or the health of a loved one, and keeping a paycheck or job.  But nearly one in four Americans say they’ve lost a job or been threatened with job loss for taking time off work for Read more …