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2012-02-20 12:30:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Independent Women's Forum filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court case over President Obama's health law. The brief explains that the Affordable Care Act (also known as ObamaCare) is an unconstitutional overreach of federal power and breaches the limits of the Commerce Clause. "The Founders intended the Commerce Clause to encourage greater commerce and competition. It was not meant to give the federal government free license to compel...

2010-04-02 13:14:00

Asks parents to fight for fair education in lead-up to Earth Day activities WASHINGTON, April 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Independent Women's Forum (IWF) launches its latest campaign, Balanced Education for Everyone (BEE) on Monday, April 5. The campaign advocates for parents to take control of their children's education, especially when it comes to alarmist global warming indoctrination. "Parents need to ask their children's teachers, 'What are you doing for Earth Day this...

2009-10-28 11:43:00

What Women Want, Think Should Be Done and at What Cost? WASHINGTON, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new poll released Wednesday by the Independent Women's Forum shows that only 16 percent of women believe that health care should be Congress's top priority and that a majority (51 percent) is unsatisfied with what they have read, seen, or heard about the proposals being considered today. The poll, conducted by WomanTrend, a division of the polling company(TM) inc., surveyed 800 women...

2009-08-18 14:07:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- 300,000 American women with breast cancer might have died over the last decade, if the US had adopted a British-style, government-run health care system. This shocking figure, from recent studies by the Lewin Group and Lancet Oncology, appears in a TV ad launched today by The Independent Women's Forum, a non-profit organization focused on issues of concern for women. The 60-second spot highlights the deadly risks to women under the "public option" - or...

2008-10-16 09:00:12

TORONTO, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T Inc. today announced a contribution of $12,500 to the International Women's Forum of Canada (IWFC). The donation will provide a scholarship for a woman in the non-profit sector in Canada to participate in the IWF Leadership Foundation Fellows Program. The Fellows Program is the premier international leadership and executive development program for emerging women leaders around the world. Each year, the IWF Leadership Foundation selects...