Republican Repeal Bill Robs Women, Children, and Older Adults of Basic Healthcare

Statement of Eleanor Smeal, President, Feminist Majority House Republicans’ newly released Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal bill to “Make America Sick Again” would force tens of millions of people off of health insurance, robbing women, children, and older adults of basic healthcare. This dangerous bill charts a path to end Medicaid expansion—which has provided coverage… [Continue Reading]

We Applaud the Introduction of the EACH Woman Act to End Restrictions on Health Insurance Coverage of Abortion

“For too long, low-income women have been denied abortion coverage just because they can’t afford it and live in a state without coverage,” said Feminist Majority President Eleanor Smeal.

Enough is Enough: Tell the Senate to #ConfirmLynch!

We must act now to urge confirmation of this outstanding nominee.

Crystal Moore Found Justice – But What About The Rest of Us?

It shouldn’t fall to the residents of Latta to make up for Congress’ failures. Ultimately, our national government needs to do better.

Violence Erased Between the Lines

I am a queer woman. Just because I enter into relationships with other women doesn’t mean that the threat of violence disappears. Men aren’t inherently abusers, and women aren’t inherently abused. No one hits someone for the sake of hitting a woman or hitting a man.  Violence is rarely about the gender or sexuality of… [Continue Reading]

Urgent: Tell Congress to Extend Tax Cuts to the Middle Class Now!

If Congress does not act by the end of this year, all Americans will see their taxes automatically increase. The Senate has already voted to extend tax cuts to the 98% of Americans making less than $250,000 a year. Despite the election results, Republicans are holding middle class and lower income earners hostage to tax… [Continue Reading]