April 2nd, 2014

You Can’t Have It Both Ways!

Sorry, Mitt, Corporations are NOT People! Last week, the Supreme Court heard Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. This case pits corporations against women’s health care. ▪The Affordable Care Act requires health insurance plans to cover contraceptives without additional cost-sharing;
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April 29th, 2013

Eden Foods Doesn’t Want to Pay for Employees’ BC

Special Thanks to Nita, Shaunna, Kat, Malinda, and Karin, the UltraViolet team! Sign the Petition at the Bottom! The Boycott is having an affect. “Soy milk. Organic beans. Gluten-free pasta. A radical agenda to ban birth control coverage for their
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December 14th, 2012

Westchester County Board Passes Paul Ryan’s Budget

Westchester County Board Passes Paul Ryan’s Budget –Line items may be different but the effect is the same— Protect the top 2% while trampling on the middle class and working poor, with a bull’s eye being placed squarely on the
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September 19th, 2012

Choice Matters 2012 Endorsements Are….

2012 Endorsements (As of September 14, 2012, WCLA – Choice Matters has announced the following endorsements for the 2012 election cycle.) Endorsed Candidates Appear in BOLD . U.S. PRESIDENT/VICE PRESIDENT ►BARACK OBAMA/JOE BIDEN  Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan (anti-choice) Gary Johnson/James P.
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May 13th, 2012

Clinic Access Bill Passes, But For How Long?

The Good News: The Clinic Access Bill Passed The Bad News: Two Legislators Betrayed Us! Let me start by saying thank you to those who came out. Because you were there, you gave force and conviction to our words. The
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April 18th, 2012

It’s Now or Never for Westchester’s Women!

We Need You to Speak Out for Women’s Safety and Privacy! The Clinic Access Bill is scheduled for a Public Hearing at 7 p.m., Monday, April 30, 2012 Westchester County Office Building 148 Martine Ave, 8th floor White Plains, NY
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February 13th, 2012

Nicholas D. Kristoff, you got it right! “Beyond Pelvic Politics”

Beyond Pelvic Politics By Nicholas D. Kristof, The New York Times, 2/11/2012 I MAY not be as theologically sophisticated as American bishops, but I had thought that Jesus talked more about helping the poor than about banning contraceptives. The debates
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February 13th, 2012

President Obama, Contraception & the First Amendment

“Under intense pressure from the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, President Obama today said that the White House would not back down from its guarantee that insurance companies must cover contraception without co-pays.  Instead, the President announced that it would
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January 19th, 2012

Hats Off to a Legend, Suzi Oppenheimer!

“Suzi Oppenheimer” A Name Synonymous with Women’s Rights New York State Senator Suzi Oppenheimer has announced that she will be retiring at the end of 2012.We—the women of this state—will miss her greatly!Suzi has been at the forefront fighting for
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