Archive for October, 2017

Oct 20, 2017

NAPAWF applauds efforts by leaders in Congress to protect women’s rights to access birth control

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 19, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF) applauds efforts by leaders in Congress to protect women’s rights to access birth control Statement of National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum WASHINGTON —  Today, Democrats in Congress announced introduced a bill that would […]

Oct 13, 2017

NAPAWF condemns Trump’s attacks on health care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 13, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com NAPAWF women condemn Trump’s attacks on health care Statement of National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum  WASHINGTON D.C. — Yesterday, the White House issued an executive order that allows for the expansion of association health plans and short-term health insurance plans without the key consumer protections of […]

Oct 06, 2017

National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF) condemns Trump attack on birth control

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 6, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF) condemns Trump attack on birth control Statement of National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum WASHINGTON —  Today, the Trump administration dealt a major blow to birth control coverage, rolling back an Affordable Care Act […]

Oct 03, 2017

NAPAWF Denounces Abortion Ban Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF) denounces abortion ban bill Statement of National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum WASHINGTON —  Today, the U.S. House of Representative passed H.R. 36, the so-called “Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act,” a bill that […]

Oct 03, 2017

NAPAWF supports Dignity for Detained Immigrants Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF) supports Dignity for Detained Immigrants Act Statement of National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Reps. Pramila Jayapal (D-Washington) and Adam Smith (D-Washington) announced the Dignity for Detained Immigrants Act. The […]

Oct 03, 2017

Signing of HB 40 into law: A major victory for Illinois communities of color

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 28, 2017 Contact: Cathy Junia: 773-213-4725 / cjunia@napawf.org Signing of HB 40 into law: A major victory for Illinois communities of color Statement of National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum CHICAGO – Today, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed HB 40, a bill that removes bans that deny insurance coverage for abortion to women enrolled in […]