Call Your Representative: Two Abortion Bills Set for Wednesday Vote. We have received word that two of three reproductive rights bills are included in a package of legislation that House Republicans plan to bring to the floor as soon as Wednesday, January 11.
Initially authorized in 1984 and administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act Improvement Act (FVPSA) is the sole source of federal funding for domestic violence relief programs and shelter services for victims of family violence.
The Respect for Marriage Act (RFMA), S. 4556, sponsored by Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), aims to counter these potential attacks on equal rights by requiring the federal government to recognize the validity of same-sex and interracial marriages in the United States.
Today, September 15, we call all NOW members, supporters, and partners to participate in the Summit and act as “uniters.” It is critical that we support the efforts of uniters as they work to foster unity within their hurting communities. Everyone deserves to live authentically, without fear of being attacked due to their beliefs or values.
We are outraged at the Supreme Court’s neglect of women’s healthcare; we continue to fight to undo this wrong at every level. Listed below, we have listed some ways for you and your chapter to take action!