The NCJW supports affordable, accessible contraception. That's why we oppose President Trump's end to the rule requiring employer-sponsored health insurance policies to cover birth control without co-pays or additional costs. In contrast, we support Utah Republican Rep. Ray Ward's proposed legislation to increase access to...

December 22, 2017, Washington, DC – The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) today decried the year-end shenanigans of the 115th Congress. NCJW CEO Nancy K. Kaufman released the following statement: “The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) believes that the GOP leaders of this Congress have...

As a Salt Lake Tribune editorial recently pointed out (linked here), domestic violence related deaths account for 44% of of murders in Utah, significantly higher than the national percentage. Women are the usual victims. When a woman's intimate partner (even a former partner) has a...


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