Archive for December, 2009

Dec 15, 2009

NAPAWF on RH Reality Check

Check out the article here.

Dec 11, 2009

Over 380 organizations sign on to support removal of the five-year bar

Senator Menendez is expected to offer an amendment to the Senate’s health reform bill that will remove the five-year waiting period for legal immigrants to access Medicaid.  You can see the letter of support and endorsing organizations here.

Dec 09, 2009

Nelson Amendment defeated!

Success! Yesterday, an anti-abortion amendment introduced by Senators Nelson and Hatch was defeated in the Senate by a vote of 54-45.  The Nelson amendment would have mirrored the Stupak amendment that passed in the House, banning abortion coverage in public and private insurance plans that receive federal funds. Thank you for sending the right message […]

Dec 09, 2009

CCRF Reproductive Freedom Day

Title: CCRF Reproductive Freedom Day Location: Sacramento, CA Link out: Click here Description: Come to Sacramento to learn about current sexual and reproductive health and justice issues, meet other activists from around the state, and tell legislators why reproductive rights are important to you and your community. This year we anticipate a high-energy schedule packed […]

Dec 09, 2009

NAPAWF Chapter Leader Training

Title: NAPAWF Chapter Leader Training Location: SF Bay Area, CA Start Date: 2010-01-15 End Date: 2010-01-17

Dec 08, 2009

Join NAPAWF at HYPHEN MAGAZINE’s Holiday Party at Lot 46!

Bay Area family, Please help celebrate HYPHEN Magazine’s annual holiday happy hour this coming Friday, December 11th! Hyphen Magazine identifies as an Asian American magazine that covers arts, culture and politics with substance, style and sass. With award-winning design and fresh perspectives that aren’t just about identity issues, Hyphen covers the artists and change-makers who […]

Dec 04, 2009

On December 2nd, we made our voices heard.

Thank you for standing up for API women and girls on December 2.  All over the country, NAPAWF members took action to send a message to our lawmakers: API women need abortion care, and we won’t stand for health reform that ignores women’s needs. Thank you for organizing call-in day activities, as NAPAWF’s Seattle chapter […]