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Statement: Trump's Call for $10 Minimum Wage Would Backfire on Business and American Workers

July 27 2016


July 22 2016

Statement: Free-Market GMO Experts are Critical of GMO Labeling Bill

July 13 2016

Statement: Free-Market GMO Experts are Critical of GMO Bill

July 7 2016

STATEMENT: Philly Liberals Pass Anti-Poor Soda Tax

June 16 2016

STATEMENT: Hillary Clinton's Policies Would Backfire on American Women and Families

June 7 2016

Claudia Rosett Joins Independent Women's Forum as Foreign Policy Fellow

June 7 2016

Advisory: IWF Announces 2016 Women LEAD Summit

May 26 2016

STATEMENT: Like Serial Fabricator Brian Williams, Katie Couric Should Be Fired

May 25 2016

Statement: Is Shameful Politics Impeding Public Prevention Against Zika?

May 20 2016


May 16 2016

Statement: Harriet Tubman's Journey to the $20 Bill

April 20 2016

Release: Working for Women, an Economic Plan to Help American Women

April 12 2016

Statement: Equal Pay Day & the Left's Favorite Faulty Statistic that Perpetuates a Battle of the Sexes

April 12 2016

Press Call Transcript: Working For Women: A Modern Agenda for Improving Women’s Lives

April 11 2016

Statement: San Francisco's Paid Parental Leave Is Anathema To True Flexibility

April 6 2016

Press Call: Working For Women: A Modern Agenda for Improving Women’s Lives

April 6 2016

Event Advisory: Women Fighting on the Front Lines

March 22 2016

Statement: Postpone SCOTUS Action: This Isn't An Abrogation Of Senate's Duty, But An Exercise Of It

March 16 2016

STATEMENT: The Toxic Lies Behind Jessica Alba’s "Honest" Booming Baby Business

March 11 2016

Independent Women's Forum Filed Amicus Brief in Zubik v. Burwell

January 11 2016

Statement: Government Shouldn't Be in the Business of Dietary Advice, Let Americans Make Choices Freely

January 8 2016

Statement: Chipotle Subpoenaed, Anti-GMO Crusader Under Investigation

January 6 2016

IWF Awards the Honorable Barbara Comstock 2015 Woman of Valor

November 20 2015

2015 Woman of Valor Awards Dinner Red Carpet

November 20 2015

2015 Woman of Valor Awards Dinner Program

November 20 2015

Video Release: Straight Talk About Health Care | #MeetBeth

September 8 2015

Cosmopolitan Lists Lean Together As Top Political Book Every Woman Should Read

September 2 2015

Independent Women's Forum Filed Amicus Brief in Support of Little Sisters of the Poor

August 26 2015

Scientist and Advocate Moms to Celeb Moms: Weigh GMO Food with Facts Not Fear

August 24 2015

JCN National Women's Coalition Recruits Female Entrepreneurs to Defend Free Enterprise

August 17 2015
via JCN National Women's Coalition

Statement: Netflix's New Baby Benefits Demonstrates How Rapidly The Workplace Is Changing

August 5 2015


July 9 2015


June 8 2015

Event Advisory: Women LEAD Summit w/Sen. Deb Fischer, Katie Pavlich, and more...

May 29 2015

Event Advisory: Future of Marriage? w/ Bolick, Sawhill, Hymowitz & Wilcox?

May 7 2015

STATEMENT: Independent Women's Forum Statement on Carly Fiorina's Presidential Campaign

May 4 2015

STATEMENT: DOT's new rail regs will derail economy

May 1 2015

Statement: Equal Pay Day: A Trojan Horse for Horrible Policy

April 14 2015

STATEMENT: Independent Women's Forum Statement on Hillary Clinton's Presidential Campaign

April 12 2015

Statement: Obamacare: Five Years of Failure

March 22 2015

Event Advisory: War No More Panel Featuring Rep. McMorris Rodgers, Carly Fiorina, Sabrina Schaeffer, Kellyanne Conway, Penny Nance

March 12 2015

Statement: In King v. Burwell SCOTUS Should Rule Against the IRS and Enforce ObamaCare as Written

March 4 2015

Carrie Lukas Testimony to the Connecticut Legislature Regarding H.B. 3932, an Act Concerning Paid Family and Medical Leave

March 3 2015

ADVISORY: The Future of Marriage: Does It Have One?

March 2 2015

IWF Joins Coalition Urging Congress to Draft and Pass Comprehensive Tax Reform Bill Now

February 10 2015

Statement: Butter Meltdown: New Evidence Shows Government Dietary Recommendations To Avoid Butter Are Bogus

February 10 2015

IWF Signs Coalition Letter Calling on Congress to Preserve and Enhance Intellectual Property Rights for Americans

February 2 2015

Statement: Scientific Body Finds Chemical BPA Poses No Risk To Any Age Group

January 23 2015

Statement: Measles Back With A Vengeance

January 22 2015

Statement: SOTU, President Obama Perpetuates the Myth That Women Are Underdogs In Need of Big-Government Assistance

January 20 2015

FROM THE RNC: RNC Announces Four New Rising Stars

January 15 2015

Statement: President Obama's Paid Leave Push Isn't A Magic Cure All

January 15 2015

Statement: Fresh Stable Of Women Lawmakers Come To Capitol Hill

January 6 2015

Statement: Women Want A Shake-Up At The Congressional Budget Office

December 9 2014

IWF Joins Coalition Urging States to Actively Resist EPA's Coercive Power Plan

December 5 2014

Press Release: The Honorable Marsha Blackburn & Human Rights Activist Ayaan Hirsi Ali Named 2014 Women of Valor

November 21 2014

Women of Valor [2014]: Photos

November 21 2014

Women of Valor Gala [2014]: Program

November 21 2014

Women of Valor Remarks [2014]: Ayaan Hirsi Ali

November 21 2014

Women of Valor Remarks [2014]: Congressman Marsha Blackburn

November 21 2014

Women of Valor Remarks [2014]: Sabrina Schaeffer

November 21 2014

Statement: "War on Women" Rhetoric Has Run Its Course, Americans Want an End to Gender Politics

November 5 2014

Healthcare Solutions Week: Next, Better, Health Care Reform [10/13-10/17]

October 13 2014

Advisory: 9/17 NYC LEAN TOGETHER book party, A positive agenda written for women by women

September 15 2014

Advisory: LEAN TOGETHER Book Discussion, A positive agenda written for women by women

September 7 2014

Book Release: LEAN TOGETHER - Concrete policy solutions to challenges facing women & families

September 1 2014

Transcript from Press Call: Milton Friedman Legacy Day: How Educational Freedom Benefits Women and Girls

July 31 2014

Press Call Advisory: Role of Government in Education and Women's Unique Interest in Improving Education Policy

July 30 2014

IWF Signs Letter Urging Department of Education to Reconsider New Rule Proposal

July 21 2014

Statement: July 17 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Hearing

July 16 2014

Independent Women's Forum signs coalition letter urging Congress to act on comprehensive tax reform without shortcuts or gimmicks

July 8 2014

Statement: Supreme Court Ruling in the Cases of Hobby Lobby & Conestoga Wood

June 30 2014

Advisory: Straight Talk Panel on "Rape Culture" and Sexual Assault

June 24 2014

Statement: Time To Rethink How Title IX Is Being Enforced On College Campuses

June 20 2014

Media Advisory: IWF Movie Night: Dog Days

June 12 2014

Two-Dozen Free-market Organizations Voice Concern and Urge Reform of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee

May 28 2014

Statement: IWF Applauds Congress's Move to Relieve Schools of Broken Lunch Program

May 19 2014

RELEASE: Schaeffer Testimony, Senate Budget Cmte: Expanding Economic Opportunity for Women

May 13 2014

Media Advisory: Independent Women's Forum to Testify at Senate Budget Hearing on Why the "Paycheck Fairness Act" Isn't Fair and Won't Create Equal Pay

May 12 2014

Statement: Democrats' Pledge to Boost the Federally-Mandated Minimum Wage is Counterproductive to Helping Families on the Brink

April 30 2014

Transcript from Press Call: Why raising the minimum wage is still a bad idea

April 30 2014

Press Call Advisory: More Economic Growth – Not Raising the Minimum Wage – is the Real Key to Rising Wages and More Opportunity

April 29 2014

IWF Joins Coalition Letter Opposing Federal Ban on Internet Gambling

April 28 2014

MAY 1 NYC EVENT: From Helicopter to Hazmat Parenting

April 22 2014

Statement: White House Concedes Wage Gap is a Myth, 77 Cent Talking Point Inaccurate

April 8 2014

Statement: Senate Democrats Use A Fictitious Holiday - "Equal Pay Day" - To Push A Misleading Bill - The "Paycheck Fairness Act" - With A Hollow Promise to Women

April 8 2014

Transcript from Press Call: Why President Obama's executive orders and the "Paycheck Fairness Act" won’t advance equal pay

April 7 2014

Press Call Advisory: Why President Obama's executive orders and the "Paycheck Fairness Act" won’t advance equal pay

April 7 2014

IWF Signs Coalition Letter Opposing Giving Control of the Internet to UN-like Group

March 31 2014

IWF Signs Coalition Letter Opposing Giving Away Control of the Internet

March 26 2014

Statement: Independent Women’s Forum Supports Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood Specialties

March 25 2014

EVENT: Vision, Policy, and Politics: A Preview of the 2014 Debate

February 25 2014

Independent Women's Forum Amicus Brief in Support of Hobby Lobby/Conestoga

January 30 2014

Press Call Advisory: IWF Files Amicus Brief on the Basis of Women's Health and Employment Freedom

January 29 2014

Independent Women's Forum Responds to President Obama's Fifth State of the Union Address

January 28 2014

Independent Women's Forum Responds to The Shriver Report

January 14 2014

Statement: Latest ObamaCare Expansion of Exemption Leaves Cancelled Americans in Same Bind

December 20 2013

Release: Real Life of Julia: Campaign Illustrates Julia's Life Under ObamaCare

December 11 2013

Statement: More Economic Opportunity is the Key to Rising Wages

December 5 2013

Independent Women’s Forum’s mission is to improve the lives of Americans by increasing the number of women who value free markets and personal liberty. Sister organization of Independent Women’s Voice.
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