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 has been covered and our leaders quoted in leading outlets such as the New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today and all the major broadcast and cable networks.

Recent Releases

The Nation Wins as U.S. Supreme Court Ends a Threat to the Health Coverage Millions of Women and Families Rely On

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | June 25, 2015 | Health Care, Judges and Supreme Court

77-Year-Old Vision of the Fair Labor Standards Act ‘Has Been Allowed to Fade for Too Long,’ Women’s Leader Says

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | June 25, 2015 | Workplace Fairness, Work and Family

FY 2016 House Labor-HHS Funding Bill is ‘Wrong for the Country,’ Says Women’s Leader

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | June 24, 2015 | Health Care

Another Paid Sick Days Victory: Montgomery County in Maryland Approves Nation’s 23rd Law

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | June 23, 2015 | Work and Family

Helping Consumers Choose the Health Plans That Work Best for Them

Press Release | June 22, 2015 | Health Care


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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