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 »

Paycheck Fairness Act Letters

AAUW has written several letters to Congress in support of the Paycheck Fairness Act. The PFA takes meaningful steps to create incentives for employers to follow the law, empower women […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   February 07, 2013

Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act Letters

AAUW wrote to Congress in support of the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act. AAUW strongly supports the bill’s provisions to move all federal loans to the Direct Lending program […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   February 07, 2013

Elementary and Secondary Education Act Letters

AAUW has written several letters to Congress regarding the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). Read more »

  |   ,   |   February 07, 2013

Pay Gap Testimony on Capitol Hill (April 2007)

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  |     |   February 06, 2013

Comments to HHS on Essential Health Benefits

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  |     |   February 03, 2013

Comments on Sexual Assault in the Military Briefing

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  |     |   February 03, 2013

Comments on Expanding FMLA Benefits to Military Families

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  |   ,   |   February 03, 2013

Testimony on School Climate and Violence

Any serious discussion of gun violence prevention must consider the climate in schools, including eradicating bullying and harassment and properly training school professionals and bystander students. Read more »

  |   ,   |   January 30, 2013

Letters to House and Senate on Paycheck Fairness Act

AAUW urges Representatives and Senators to support and cosponsor the Paycheck Fairness Act. Read more »

  |   ,   |   January 28, 2013

Comments to HHS on Wellness Plans

AAUW submitted comments on the Department of Labor’s proposed regulations regarding employee wellness programs. Read more »

  |   ,   |   January 25, 2013