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TANF

A little known change was made in the budget passed in the middle of the night this year – a family on TANF were reduced to a lifetime maximum of one year.  Think about that.  A family who is in poverty can get help from the state for only one year.  Is one year enough […]

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Action Alert

The Supreme Court did a good job of messing up the 1965 Voting Rights Act that has provided protection to minority voters for 50 years.  Please help us correct the damage done by urging your two senators (Flake and McCain) and your congressional district’s representative to co-sponsor H.R. 885, the Voting Rights Amendment Act.  Two […]

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Join The Campaign For Change

Let’s keep up the pressure on Governor Ducey!   We need to continue to speak up for our families and communities, despite the catastrophic budget.   As you know, we allocate an ever-increasing proportion of the state budget to mass incarceration at the expense of neighborhood schools and badly needed social services.   Join with […]

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National Conference 2015

The 2015 National NOW Conference will be held from June 19-21 in New Orleans, Louisiana at the Hyatt Regency. This is an opportunity for us to gather and tackle the critical issues on NOW’s agenda and shape the future of women’s rights. Additionally, this year’s conference will give NOW activists the opportunity to address our […]

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Statement from NOW President Terry O'Neill on Hillary Clinton's Presidential Candidacy Announcement

Washington, D.C. –  I welcome Hillary Clinton’s candidacy for President in 2016 because gender matters in the United States today, and Hillary Clinton’s life experiences as a woman give her knowledge, insights, and wisdom that others do not have.  That’s good for our politics and good for our country. Secretary Clinton’s candidacy is a powerful […]

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Sun Cities NOW chapter May 6th meeting

Join the Sun Cities NOW chapter for their May 6th meeting.  Meeting starts at 1 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Surprise. (17540 Ave of the Arts, Surprise, AZ 85378) Guest Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Allison has practiced cardiology in Phoenix for 21 years.  She is the former Section Head of Cardiology for the Cigna Medical Group, […]

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Politicians Who Claim To Champion Women’s Rights Need To Stand With Us Right Now

Statement of NOW President Terry O’Neill on Anti-Abortion Rider Attached to Medicare “Doc Fix” Bill 03.21.2015 Washington, D.C. –  The “War on Women” is escalating in Congress, and we need every elected official who says they champion women’s basic rights to be our champions right now. The latest reported attack on women’s access to abortion […]

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