GOP Budget Dead on Arrival in House

Today, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), chair of the House Budget Committee, released his budget proposal for fiscal year 2012. This budget is built on the backs of America’s families, robbing […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   April 05, 2011

Voucher Scheme Spells Bad News for Students

It’s a sad day for D.C. and for public education all across the country. Earlier today, the House of Representatives passed a bill to continue the controversial D.C. school voucher […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   March 30, 2011

Vouchers Aren’t Real Education Reform

The D.C. school voucher program has reared its ugly head again in our nation’s capital. Public education advocates hoped we’d exiled vouchers last year, but new House leadership has made […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   5 Comments   |   February 03, 2011

AAUW’s Position on School Vouchers

AAUW stands firmly by the belief that the country should provide an excellent education for all children, not private school vouchers for a few. Read more »

  |     |   February 03, 2011

Chipping Away at Women’s Health Care

I often marvel at the actions of the anti-choice movement; they’re creative, I’ll give ‘em that. And with the convening of the 112th Congress, they’ll have even more opportunities to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   January 26, 2011

AAUW’s Position on Women and Girls in STEM

AAUW supports promoting and strengthening science, technology, engineering, and math education, especially for girls and other underrepresented populations. Read more »

  |     |   May 03, 2010

AAUW’s Position on Federal Judicial Nominations

AAUW monitors the judicial nominations process because so many of our fundamental rights and liberties have been established and are protected by the federal courts. Read more »

  |     |   April 03, 2010

AAUW’s Position on No Child Left Behind

Until the federal government fulfills its promises and obligations under No Child Left Behind, there will continue to be large gaps between a workable implementation of the law and the realization of its laudable goals. Read more »

  |     |   September 03, 2009

Real Grassroots or Astroturf? Setting the Record Straight

I have a great job, working for an amazing group with a worthwhile mission — AAUW. But these past few days, I’ve been unnecessarily distracted from that critical work as […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   6 Comments   |   August 07, 2009

AAUW’s Position on Education and Training in Welfare/TANF

AAUW strongly believes that welfare programs should be flexible to allow the highest level of education possible, because advanced degrees are more likely to promote self-sufficiency. Read more »

  |     |   July 03, 2009