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The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

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National Council of Jewish Women Celebrates Justice Breyer’s Career, Calls for Fair, Independent and Qualified Nominee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 26, 2022 Media Contact Katie Wysong, West End Strategy Team kwysong@westendstrategy.com; 202-702-6903   National Council of Jewish Women Celebrates Justice Breyer’s Career, Calls for Fair, Independent and Qualified Nominee WASHINGTON — In response to Justice Stephen Breyer’s announcement of his retirement from the US Supreme Court,…

On the Hill Updates

On the Hill Updates: Thurs., Aug. 26, 2021

Federal Courts Texas can ban common abortion procedure Last week, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a Texas law banning the standard abortion method used after 15 weeks of pregnancy, dilation and evacuation (called D&E). Texas passed the law in 2017, and it was initially struck down by a…

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