July 17th, 2014

Breaking: Choice Matters & AG Schneiderman First to Respond

New York is the first state in the nation to take action in response to the U. S. Supreme Court’s divisive Hobby Lobby decision. Today, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced that he together with State Senate Democratic Conference Leader Andrea
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June 11th, 2014

Hope Rises from the Rubble

On May 23rd, Elliot Rodger murdered six people and wounded 13 more, at random, in Isla Vista, near the University of California Santa Barbara. The supposed reason: Women. In a 135-plus page, misogynist, autobiographical manifesto and multiple YouTube videos, he
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May 29th, 2014

GOP’s top candidates fail women

The Republicans’ top two candidates, for governor and attorney general, are anti-choice candidates who have shown true disdain for the well-being of New York women. No longer is the standard bearer for the Republican Party pro-choice governor Nelson Rockefeller, who
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May 22nd, 2014

What They Think About Women

Please read our op-ed that appeared in the Journal News today. It takes a hard look at New York’s new Republican Party and its views on women. Sadly, there seem to be no Nelson Rockefellers. Governor Nelson Rockefeller signed New
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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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March 11th, 2014

Astorino – NOT an Equal Opportunity Advocate!

A few simple words from Astorino about his family speak volumes on his views on women. Astorino has called Albany a “cesspool of corruption” “where he’d never allow his two daughters to work.” (Click here to read Newsday, 3/7/2014) What
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March 3rd, 2014

The Demise of Abortion Rights in New York State

The end of abortion rights in New York State is coming, and not with a bang but with a whimper. Its demise is already in full swing. The cause is the election of politicians like Jeff Klein and Michael Kaplowitz who
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December 6th, 2013

Will Westchester Medical Center Be Forced To Ban Abortions?

I didn’t know who to vote for… so I didn’t vote.  I have heard these words repeated over and over again since the November 5th Election. Why?  Because the over 85,000 voters in our database who have relied on finding
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October 1st, 2013

The 2013 Pro-Choice Voting Guide

The New York State Board of Elections issued an opinion prohibiting 501(c)(4) organizations, such as WCLA – Choice Matters, from “endorsing” or saying we “support” a candidate. To comply, our endorsements will now be made by WCLA PAC. WCLA PAC
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August 1st, 2013

Yale Redefines Rape!

You can’t make this stuff up! Yale University has officially redefined rape, which must be making some of last year’s extremist candidates happy. At Yale it will be considered nonconsensual sex and worthy of only a written reprimand. If you
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