The Declaration of Independence, the United States Constitution, the constitutions of the several states and the organic laws of the territories, all alike propose to protect the people in the exercise of their God-given rights. Not one of them pretends to bestow rights.
Susan B. Anthony
People ask me sometimes, when — "When do you think it will it be enough?" "When will there be enough women on the court?" And my answer is when there are nine...
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
RCWBA and WBASNY takes an active role in advocating for opposing legislation that impacts our members and the communities we serve. With the input of each of the WBASNY Chapters, a legislative agenda is established each year at the State level. In addition, our organization is often asked to provide input and support for a wide range of legislative initiatives on all levels of government. This year's agenda focuses on the Reproductive Health Act, which codifies NYS law with regard to women's
reproductive rights with Federal Law and the Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act.More Legislation