AAUW Policy Guide to Equal Pay in the States

Passing a federal law, like the Paycheck Fairness Act or the Fair Pay Act, would help protect everyone in all states. But until that happens, each state will continue operating under antiquated regulations and piecemeal state and local laws to combat unequal pay. Read more »

Introducing Two-Minute Activist Mobile

Committed members of AAUW’s Action Network receive urgent email notices when their advocacy is needed most and are always prepared to spring into action at a moment’s notice. Read more »

State Policy Sex Trafficking Tool Kit

AAUW and the National Council of Jewish Women outline three key state policy priorities to identify and combat sex trafficking. Read more »

The Gender Pay Gap by State: An Interactive Map

The gender pay gap exists in almost every congressional district according to the most recent statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau. How do your state and district stack up? Read more »

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Snap a Photo, Get Out the Vote!

Are you ready to get out the vote on campus or in your community? A photo campaign is one of the easiest and most creative ways you can spread the word about all of AAUW’s issues. Read more »

Children's letter blocks spelling the word "Risk."

Directors and Officers Liability Insurance

Protect your leaders and organization from loss due to legal claims alleging errors, omissions, negligence and other “wrongful acts.” If your AAUW entity has not yet acquired this protection, it is advisable to consider Director and Officer (D & O) liability insurance. Read more »

(Shareable image) Title IX is a game changer -- On the field (soccer ball), on campus (male and female college students walking), in the classroom (teacher calling on girl raising her hand).

Find Your Title IX Coordinators with AAUW’s Interactive Tool

All K–12 schools that receive federal funds must designate at least one employee to coordinate their efforts to comply with and carry out their responsibilities under Title IX. Locate the Title IX coordinator nearest to you in just a few clicks. Read more »

AAUW in the Statehouse E-bulletin

AAUW in the Statehouse provides updates on state policy from across the country, tips and resources for more effective advocacy, and insider information from the AAUW Public Policy and Government Relations Department about good and bad bills in the states.

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AAUW Voter Issue Guide

The 2016 Voter Issue Guide provides concise information about key policy issues in the 2016 election and will help you prepare for the upcoming election and educate eligible voters. Read more »

AAUW members visited state capitols to urge their representatives to support paycheck fairness.

Resources for State and Branch Public Policy Chairs

Public policy chairs advocate for AAUW’s public policy priorities to policymakers; represent AAUW public policy priorities to AAUW members, the public, and the media; organize AAUW members to take action on policy priorities; and lead AAUW voter education and turnout campaigns in their state or branch. Through their leadership, public policy chairs ensure that we have national, state, and local public policies that empower women and girls. Here are a few Read more »