Tell House to Vote NO on VAWA Substitute and YES on Senate Bill

TAKE ACTION: There is a chance that the bipartisan, inclusive Senate-passed Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act (S. 47) could pass the House of Representatives tomorrow. But, the completely unacceptable substitute VAWA, being pushed by Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) with Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash) as the sponsor, will be brought to the floor for a vote first. […]

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Rally at the Capitol!

Women from all over Arizona on opening day of the legislature to remind our legislators that Women educated, acted and voted! While we made some inroads in last month’s election and there are more pro-women’s health legislators in our state legislature, the war on women wages on and the future of women’s health hangs in […]

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New Abortion Restrictions Limit Access to Reproductive Health Care in Arizona

by Karen Van Hooft This year has been a disastrous one for reproductive rights and women’s health care in general in Arizona. During its 2011 session the state legis- lature passed, and Governor Brewer signed, significant new abortion re- strictions, and later in the year the Arizona Court of Appeals rejected a challenge to earlier […]

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