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Free Training on Tax Credits for Working Families

Posted by Joan Entmacher, Vice President for Family Economic Security | Posted on: October 06, 2009 at 08:43 pm

by Joan Entmacher, Vice President for Family Economic Security, 
National Women's Law Center 

Did you know that federal tax credits for families have been expanded and are now more valuable than ever? We're not talking about a few dollars more for families, we're talking about potentially thousands of dollars.

But unfortunately, millions of families don’t even know to ask for the credits they are eligible for.

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NWLC Applauds Confirmation of Thomas Perez

Posted by Amy K. Matsui, Senior Counsel and Director of Women and the Courts | Posted on: October 06, 2009 at 06:10 pm

by Amy Matsui, Senior Counsel, 
National Women's Law Center 

The National Women’s Law Center applauds the Senate for confirming Thomas Perez as the Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division at the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) today by a bipartisan vote of 72-22. The National Women’s Law Center (NWLC) strongly supported Mr. Perez’s nomination.

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Weekly Round-Up

Posted by | Posted on: October 05, 2009 at 09:35 pm

by Robin Reed, Online Outreach Manager, 
National Women's Law Center 

The New York Times’ Economix blog explored several of the reasons health care reform is such an important issue for women. 

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We Share Justice O'Connor's Disappointment...

Posted by Amy K. Matsui, Senior Counsel and Director of Women and the Courts | Posted on: October 05, 2009 at 06:20 pm

by Amy Matsui, Senior Counsel, 
National Women's Law Center 

Former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor is “disappointed” that some of her rulings have been dismantled by the Roberts Court. I think we’re thinking what she’s thinking.

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The Cost of Care

Posted by Amy Quinn, Senior Policy Analyst | Posted on: October 02, 2009 at 08:40 pm

by Amy Quinn, Senior Policy Analyst, 
National Women's Law Center 

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Economic Data Show Women Facing Continued Hardship

Posted by Valerie Norton, Public Policy Fellow | Posted on: October 02, 2009 at 08:17 pm

by Valerie Norton, Policy Fellow, 
National Women's Law Center 

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Hatch Amendments Defeated, But Women's Health Still Hanging in the Balance

Posted by Judy Waxman, Vice President for Health and Reproductive Rights | Posted on: October 01, 2009 at 08:56 pm

by Judy Waxman, Vice President for Health and Reproductive Rights, 
National Women's Law Center 

We, and women across the United States, are holding our breath this month waiting to see what kind of health care bill comes out of the Senate Finance Committee. Will the Senate Finance Committee throw women under the bus, leaving millions of American women worse off?

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