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Press Release: Shut Down the Shutdown(Comments Off)

September 30, 2013

  100 Women State Legislators Gather in DC to Call on Congress to “Shut Down the Shutdown” Government shutdown would hurt elderly, children and veteran constituents For Immediate Release: Date: September 30, 2013 Contact: Jessie Calkins, Communications Officer Phone: (781) 643-6740 Email: jcalkins@wand.org WASHINGTON, DC– With a government shutdown imminent, one hundred women legislators and [...]

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WAND Women Leaders Speak Out on Military Sexual Violence

Military Sexual Violence A sampling of WAND’s Women leaders in Congress statements and legislation, May 7-20, 2013:   SENATE (listed in alphabetical order) Sen. Barbara Boxer (CA) (@SenatorBoxer): 5/16/13 Leg. Announced (Military Justice Improvement Act); 5/7/13 Statement “It is horrifying that the number of sexual assaults in our armed forces rose so dramatically last year [...]


WiLL and WAND members speak!

Here at WAND/WiLL, we want our members to express their opinions and make their voices heard!  We are thrilled to share articles written by several of our members, which have appeared in news outlets across the country. In Milwaukee’s Journal Sentinel, State Senator Lena Taylor discusses the meat-cleaver effects sequestration will have on programs across [...]


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