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

April 18th, 2012

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 Put This on Your Calendar & Show Up, Please! They Need to Hear from YOU!  … Read more

Westchester Residents Beware – Astorino’s Version of a Reformer

November 24th, 2011

DISTRICT #3 has elected a truly ETHICALLY-CHALLENGED representative. His name, and Astorino’s hand picked candidate who he labeled a reformer, is Michael Smith. (Makes you question what kind of reform Astorino is looking for!!) It is essential that as we move forward voters keep a very sharp eye on Smith. Yes, Smith opposes abortion even  … Read more

Breaking News: The War on Women Hits Westchester!

October 18th, 2011

Right to Life County Executive Cuts Funding for Contraception for Teens, Well-Baby Care and Sex Education This is outrageous! Less than three months after the Department of Health and Human Services announced that contraception is so important that it is being designated preventive care, in accordance with the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine, and  … Read more

Where Does Newly Elected Rep. Hayworth (R) 19th NY-CD Stand on Redefining Rape and the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortions Act?

February 20th, 2011

When running Nan Hayworth claimed to be—what was it again—on yea, pro-choice but now she doesn’t want to take a position. Now, she seems, shall we say, conflicted: Vote Party line (and platform) or support women? FYI: 1. Hayworth has defended the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortions Act in letters to constituents. 2. Hayworth has  … Read more

ALERT: Anti-Choice Extremists Work to Change Definition of Rape

February 4th, 2011

Anti-choice crazy extremists in Congress—mostly Republicans but with some Democrats thrown into the mix—are fighting to redefine rape so as to limit any form of funding for victims (in this instance that’s definitely we women.) They want to redefine it as “forcible rape.” One would think the definition of rape is forced sex, but not  … Read more