National Partnership for Women & Families

News Room

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

Expected Nomination of Puzder to Serve as Labor Secretary ‘Betrays America’s Workers’

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | December 8, 2016 | Workplace Fairness, Work and Family

Passage of D.C.’s Universal Paid Leave Act an ‘Important Step Forward’

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | December 6, 2016 | Work and Family

New Poll and Website Analysis Show Candidates Benefit from Prioritizing Family Friendly Workplace Policies

Press Release | December 6, 2016 | Workplace Fairness, Work and Family

Nomination of Rep. Tom Price for Health and Human Services Secretary ‘Extremely Disappointing,’ Ness Says

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | November 29, 2016 | Health Care, Reproductive Health

Millions of Women, Workers Will Suffer If Injunction Against Overtime Rule Stands

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | November 22, 2016 | Workplace Fairness


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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