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How Trump’s Food Stamps Rules Hurt Women

“The majority of people receiving SNAP benefits are already working,” said Amy Matsui of National Women’s Law Center. NWLC released a report alongside Food Research and Action Center that found that women make up 63% of adult...

US Latinas need twice the time to match white male’s income

Jasmine Tucker, director of research at the National Women’s Law Center, said the numbers are “outrageous” and “devastating” because the trend has remained unaltered for decades, making impossible for these families to build wealth through...

Why is Trump’s nomination of Steven Menashi to one of the most powerful courts in the US so ‘outrageous’?

Anna Chu, of the National Women’s Law Centre, said: “Shame on those in congress who pushed this outrageous vote through. Menashi’s record of undermining the fundamental rights of women and communities of colour could now shape laws for decades...

Tax the Patriarchy

That last claim is the contention of three new reports produced by the National Women’s Law Center and several other research and advocacy groups. They analyze the tax code through the lens of gender and conclude that...

The Trump Administration Is Giving Family Planning Funds to a Network of Anti-Abortion Clinics

“Even if Obria was offering the full range of contraceptive services, which from what I’m able to tell they are not, they don’t have experience doing family planning and serving these populations,” said Gandal-Powers of...

Federal judge strikes down Trump administration’s conscience rule for health care workers

"The Trump-Pence Administration will stop at nothing to strip patients of the care they deserve," Fatima Goss Graves, the president and CEO of the National Women's Law Center, said when the rule was first announced, calling...