Politics/Government Relations

Find resources for advocacy and information on AAUW’s positions on women’s issues.

Washington Update (November 7, 2014)

Inside: Election Recap, October Jobs Numbers, Latest Court Decisions Read more »

  |   ,   |   November 09, 2014

Quick Facts on Hate Crimes Prevention

AAUW believes that violent crimes motivated solely or primarily by bias or hatred intimidate communities and must end. In this downloadable, two-page document, AAUW outlines the importance of hate crimes […] Read more »

  |     |   November 05, 2014

Washington Update (October 31, 2014)

Inside: Final GOTV Tips and a Halloween Jeer Read more »

  |     |   October 31, 2014

Fact Sheet: For Women and Girls, the Common Core Is a Step Toward Greater Equity

AAUW and the Center for American Progress have released a new fact sheet that explores the positive effect the Common Core State Standards can have on gender equity in education. […] Read more »

Washington Update (October 24, 2014)

Inside: Countdown to Election and Equal Pay Day Read more »

  |     |   October 27, 2014

Washington Update (October 17, 2014)

Inside: Breaking News on Campus Safety Read more »

  |     |   October 17, 2014

Washington Update (October 10, 2014)

Inside: Greetings from AAUW’s New Field Director! Read more »

  |     |   October 10, 2014

Washington Update (October 3, 2014)

Inside: See you in San Diego! Read more »

  |     |   October 03, 2014

Washington Update (September 26, 2014)

Fall has always been my favorite time of year. It’s a time of change and renewal – we’ll begin to pull out our sweaters, students have gone back to school, […] Read more »

  |     |   September 26, 2014
National Voter Registration Day 2013

Political vs. Partisan: A Guide to Your AAUW Advocacy Actions

When members take advocacy actions in the name of AAUW, those actions must be political rather than partisan. Here are some things to keep in mind when determining if your actions are political or partisan Read more »