Press Releases and Statements

  • June 30, 2014, NAPAWF disappointed in U.S. Supreme Court Hobby Lobby ruling
  • June 1, 2014, NAPAWF Celebrates LGBT Pride Month
  • April 16, 2014, Ninth Circuit Decision on Health Care Shows Congress Must Act
  • March 27,2014, SD Governor signs bill that discriminates against Asian women
  • October 4, 2013, Judge’s misguided decision on Arizona abortion law hurtful to Asian American Pacific Islander, African American women
  • June 11, 2013, NAPAWF Applauds Obama Administration’s Decision to Make Plan B One-StepTM Available Over the Counter for all Ages
  • May 29, 2013, NAPAWF Joins ACLU, NAACP to Challenge AZ Abortion Restriction
  • April 10, 2013, NAPAWF Applauds the President for Budget Progress, but Urges More
  • February 28, 2013, NCIWR Statement on the Passage of the Violence Against Women Act
  • January 30, 2013, NAPAWF Urges Immigration Policy Reform Efforts
  • January 23, 2013, Virginia’s Anti-Asian Abortion Ban Defeated
  • January 11, 2013 , The National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF) Applauds 
Governor Cuomo’s State of the State Address
  • January 10, 2013, API Women Call on Congress to Pass VAWA
  • November 30, 2012, NAPAWF Statement on the Fiscal Cliff
  • June 25, 2012: NCIWR Statement on US Supreme Court’s Decision on Arizona’s SB1070
  • May 31, 2012: NCIWR Statement on PRENDA House Vote
  • May 30, 2012: South Asian Women’s Organizations Oppose PRENDA
  • May 30, 2012: Asian & Pacific Islander Organizations Oppose PRENDA
  • February 16, 2012: NAPAWF Opposes Abortion Ban Targeting Asian American Women
  • January 10, 2012: NAPAWF Statement on Rules Change to Keep Families Together
  • December 6, 2011: Testimony of Miriam Yeung, NAPAWF Executive Director at Hearing on H.R. 3541
  • December 6, 2011: Testimony from the Reproductive Justice Community of H.R. 3541′s Subcommittee Hearing
  • August 9, 2011: NCAPA Statement to ICE Announcement on Secure Communities
  • May 6, 2011: NAPAWF Statement on House Vote on H.R. 3
  • March 3, 2011: NAPAWF Statement on Eliminating Title X Funding Vote
  • December 20, 2011: NAPAWF Statement in Opposition of H.R.3, also known as the Smith Bill
  • November 17, 2010: NAPAWF Statement in Support of CEDAW Ratification
  • November 16, 2010: WOCUHR Testimony before the IOM Committee on Preventive Services for Women
  • July 29, 2010: NAPAWF Statement in Support of AZ Law Injunction
  • April 28, 2010: NCIWR Statement in Opposition to Anti-Immigrant AZ Law
  • April 27, 2010: NAPAWF Statement in Opposition to Anti-Immigrant AZ Law
  • April 26, 2010: NAPAWF Statement in Support of Goodwin Liu Nomination
  • April 20, 2010: NAPAWF Statement on Equal Pay Day
  • March 23, 2010: NAPAWF Statement on the President Signing Health Reform Bill
  • March 21, 2010: NAPAWF Statement on House Health Reform Vote
  • March 17, 2010: NAPAWF Statement on APIs and the 2010 Census
  • December 9, 2009: NAPAWF Statement on Defeat of Nelson Amendment
  • November 24, 2009: NAPAWF Statement on Stupak Amendment
  • November 15, 2009: Kiran Ahuja Appointed to Lead the White House Initiative on Asian American and Pacific Islanders
  • November 13, 2009: Victory! CDC Removes Mandatory HPV Vaccination Requirement for Immigrant Women
  • March 27, 2009: NAPAWF Is Everywhere!
  • January 29, 2009: Obama Signs Ledbetter, Restores Anti-Wage Discrimination Protections
  • September 29, 2008: NCIWR Statement on HPV Vaccine Mandate for Immigrants
  • May 1, 2008: NAPAWF Supports “May Day” 2008
  • April 3, 2008: NAPAWF Supports South Asian Immigrant Workers
  • March 17, 2008: NAPAWF Releases National Action Agenda on Anti-Trafficking Activism
  • March 15, 2008: NAPAWF Denounces Ad Campaign for “Chinese Laundry” Fusion Restaurant
  • March 7, 2008: Celebrating International Women’s Day!
  • November 2, 2007: NCIWR Statement on the Failed DREAM Act

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