Advocacy

AAUW TAKES ACTION BOTH LOCALLY AND NATIONALLY

Paycheck Fairness Act – AAUW supports the legislation to eliminate discrimination based on gender – Click here
Raise the Wage Act – AAUW works to encourage the legislature to raise wages – Click here
Equal Pay for Women – AAUW celebrates March 31as Equal Pay Action Day – Click here
Fair Districts PA – AAUW supports the creation of PA fair district boundaries in PA – Click here
Voting and Election Reform – AAUW supports the League of Women’s VotersClick here
The Women’s Wave – AAUW supports Women’s Rallys – Click Here
PA Schools Work – AAUW Joins the PA Schools Work Coalition  –  Click here
Sexual Harassment on Women’s Careers – AAUW acknowledges the impact – Click here
Equal Rights Amendment  – AAUW supports the Equal Rights Amendment Click here

 

AAUW ACTION NETWORK

AAUW’s policy work connects and rallies advocates at the local, state, national, and global levels to empower women and girls. With the member-voted Public Policy Priorities as our guide, AAUW uses lobbying and grassroots efforts to push forward policies that break through educational and economic barriers for women. Click here to read more about the AAUW positions and advocacy efforts on major issues.

Civil Rights

Education

Economic Security

Title IX

Take action on issues impacting women and girls by joining AAUW’s Action Network. As a
Two-Minute Activist, you will receive urgent email notices when your advocacy is needed most. We’ll provide all the tools you need to call or send messages to your members of Congress, write letters to the editor for your local newspapers, contact your state legislators about pressing issues, and more. Click here to join.