Statements

Find out what AAUW is saying to government and elected officials with these letters, comments, and testimonies on AAUW’s public policy issues. Review the statements by topic »

Comments on Proposed Federal Grant Reform

AAUW submitted comments on the proposed reform of federal policies relating to federal grants and awards. Read more »

  |   ,   |   May 02, 2013

Comments on Contraceptive Coverage Requirements

AAUW submitted comments regarding the requirement that insurance plans cover contraceptives without co-pay or cost-sharing. Read more »

  |   ,   |   April 08, 2013

Comments to CFPB on Private Loans

AAUW submitted comments to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau regarding private student loans. Read more »

Comments on Women Veterans Health Needs

AAUW submitted comments to the Department of Veterans Affairs regarding its information collection on healthcare barriers encountered by women veterans. Read more »

  |   ,   |   March 25, 2013

Comments on Minimum Essential Coverage

AAUW submitted comments to the Department of Health and Human Services regarding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Miscellaneous Minimum Essential Coverage Provisions proposed rule. Read more »

Comments to CFPB on Financial Instruments

AAUW submitted comments to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau about “how current and future partnerships or other arrangements between institutions of higher education and financial institutions can be structured to promote positive financial decision-making and building of money management skills among young consumers.” Read more »

  |   ,   |   March 18, 2013

Comments to DACWS on Military Sexual Assault

AAUW submitted comments on military sexual assault to the Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services regarding the importance of equitable and safe climates for women serving their country in the military. Read more »

  |   ,   |   March 13, 2013

Senate Testimony on Military Sexual Assault

AAUW strongly supports efforts to protect the rights of military service members and to end the scourge of sexual assault and violence. Read more »

  |     |   March 13, 2013

Letter to Secretary Duncan on the Special Assistant for Gender Equity Position

AAUW urged the Department of Education to fill the Special Assistant for Gender Equity position. Read more »

  |     |   March 08, 2013

Comments to Department of Education of Athletics Information

AAUW submitted comments regarding the Department of Education’s proposed renewal of regulations regarding data collection for the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act (EADA). Read more »

  |   ,   |   February 22, 2013