Recent Updates

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 […]

Sep 20, 2017

NAPAWF stands against latest Cassidy-Graham attacks on healthcare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com Cathy Junia, NAPAWF 773-213-4725/ cjunia@napawf.org NEW YORK — Today, Donald Trump announced that he would sign the proposed Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal bill from Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana if the legislation passes […]

Sep 15, 2017

NAPAWF Supports a Clean DREAM Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com Despite an announcement from Democratic leaders Rep. Pelosi and Senator Schumer on an agreement with Trump to protect Dreamers, the White House continues to voice its strong intention to build a border wall and to keep immigrants out. NAPAWF Executive Director […]

Sep 05, 2017

NAPAWF condemns decision to dismantle DACA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 5, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com WASHINGTON D.C. — The National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF) strongly condemns the Trump administration’s decision to cut the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that provides over 800,000 young undocumented immigrants with work permits and deportation relief. This […]

Aug 31, 2017

White House takes a step backward on equal pay rights

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  August 30, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com  White House takes a step backward on equal pay rights Statement of National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum NEW YORK — Today, the White House revoked an Obama administration equal pay rule that required employers to disclose the amount they pay their workers […]

Aug 18, 2017

National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum Condemns President Trump’s Statements

For Immediate Release August 18, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum Condemns President Trump’s Statements WASHINGTON, D.C. — On August 15th, President Donald Trump failed to denounce the white supremacists who committed violent acts of terrorism in Charlottesville over the weekend, instead stating multiple times that “there […]

Aug 17, 2017

AAPI women are resisting white supremacy

August 17, 2017 Sung Yeon Choimorrow I can’t get the images of this past weekend — of white supremacists angrily marching on Charlottesville with torches blazing, armed racists menacingly ringing a park and a car speeding into a crowd of peaceful protesters — out of my mind. I find that I am as angry as […]

Jul 14, 2017

Senate Healthcare Bill Still Devastating for AAPI Women and Gender Non-Conforming People

For Immediate Release July 14, 2017 Contact: Alexa Mauzy-Lewis, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / alexa@caminopr.com Senate Health Care Bill Still Devastating for AAPI Women and Gender Non-Conforming People WASHINGTON, D.C.—Senate Republicans continued their efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) today by releasing an updated version of the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA). The Senate […]