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

Philadelphia Inquirer Rejects Prominent Placement of Ads About Abortion

Press Release | June 23, 2016 | Health Care, Reproductive Health

Victory: Chicago Becomes Next Major U.S. City to Guarantee Paid Sick Days

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | June 22, 2016 | Work and Family

Senator Barbara Mikulski Receives First-Ever Lifetime Achievement Award From Leading Women’s Group

Press Release | June 9, 2016 | Health Care, Reproductive Health, Workplace Fairness, Work and Family


Media Contacts

To schedule an interview with our leaders and policy experts, please contact Sadie Kliner, deputy communications director, or Lauren Sogor, health communications manager, 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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