National Partnership for Women & Families

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We are tireless advocates for millions of women and families. The core values behind our work are opportunity, fairness, participation, promise and possibility. They shape our agenda and drive our success.

We deliver information and insight on critical issues facing women and families. Our work is regularly covered and our leaders are quoted in leading outlets such as the New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today and all the major broadcast and cable networks.

Recent Releases

‘A Historic and Vitally Important Event’

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | January 21, 2017

Price Would ‘Undermine Health and Well-Being of Women and Families,’ Ness Says

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | January 18, 2017 | Health Care, Reproductive Health

House of Representatives Acted Recklessly by Passing Budget Resolution, Ness Says, Warning Vote ‘Will Cost Our Country Dearly’

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | January 13, 2017 | Health Care, Reproductive Health, Workplace Fairness, Work and Family

Senate Passage of Budget Resolution Demonstrates ‘Blatant Disregard for Women’s Health and Economic Security,’ Ness Says

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | January 12, 2017 | Health Care, Reproductive Health

First-Ever NQF-Endorsed Contraceptive Quality Measures a ‘Welcome Step Forward for Women’s Health,’ Ness Says

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | January 12, 2017 | Reproductive Health, Maternity


Media Contacts

To schedule an interview with our leaders and policy experts, please contact Sadie Kliner, deputy communications director, or Jennifer Taylor, communications assistant, at (202) 986-2600.

About Us

The National Partnership for Women & Families is a non-profit, non-partisan advocacy group dedicated to promoting fairness in the workplace, access to quality health care and policies that help women and men meet the dual demands of work and family.

Our Experts

Debra L. Ness
Judith L. Lichtman, Senior Advisor
Judith L. Lichtman
Senior Advisor
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