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

Chicago Voters Issue “Clear Demand” for Paid Sick Days, Local Lawmakers Should Respond Quickly

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | February 24, 2015 | Work and Family

MEDIA ADVISORY: Key Policy Priorities for Women and Families Will Be Focus of Congressional Event Hosted by Leading Women’s Organization

Press Statement | February 23, 2015 | Health Care, Reproductive Health, Workplace Fairness, Work and Family, Judges and Supreme Court

Huge Win for Philadelphia as City Council Passes Country’s Second Citywide Paid Sick Days Standard of 2015

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | February 12, 2015 | Work and Family

The Country Needs Congress to Pass the Healthy Families Act, Women’s Leader Says

Press Statement | Debra L. Ness | February 12, 2015 | Work and Family


Media Contacts

To schedule an interview with our leaders and policy experts, please contact Sadie Kliner, senior work and family communications manager, or Cindy Romero, 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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