BREAKING NEWS: To Our ICJW Sisters in Paris and All Who Stand Against Terrorism Read more ›
Washington Institute 2016 | March 13-15
Elections 2016: What’s at Stake for Women?
Washington Institute 2016 Social Change Awards With Washington Institute 2016 quickly approaching, now is the time for you to nominate your outstanding section, SPA committee, and NCJW leaders for their social change work! For timely updates and more information about Washington Institute, visit http://ncjw.org/wi2016/.
Don’t Rely on Chicken Soup — Instead, #GetCovered!
Chicken soup may soothe a sore throat, but coverage helps us care for our health and family all year. Make a difference in your community by spreading the word: Now is the time to sign up for affordable, quality health coverage in health insurance marketplace! Tell a friend, family member or neighbor to #GetCovered at www.healthcare.gov.
A sparkling blue sky welcomed us to Jerusalem as our study tour embarked on a deep dive into the life of Israeli women. Every day, our every visit and every meeting was devoted to unpacking the complicated lives facing women in every part of Israeli society. Read more...
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The Equal Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance, or the EACH Woman Act, takes a proactive stance to end federal bans on abortion coverage. This landmark legislation would ensure that every woman -- regardless of her income, insurance, or where she lives -- has coverage of abortion in order to make her own faith-informed decisions about her body, health, and future. One hundred members of the US House of Representatives have joined as co-sponsors.
NCJW is all in for a bold new bill to end bans on abortion coverage – the Equal Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act! Download the recording of NCJW’s call featuring NCJW leaders and Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), one of the congressional champions leading the charge on this legislation.