Equal Rights Amendment


NRLC memo to Illinois General Assembly, in opposition to resolution purporting to ratify the 1972 federal ERA


To view or download a PDF version of the memo, click here.   To: The Honorable Members of the Illinois General Assembly From: Douglas D. Johnson, Senior Policy Advisor Jennifer Popik, Federal Legislative Director National Right to Life Committee (202) 626-8820, [email protected] Re: why you should oppose SCRCA0004, purporting to ratify the 1972 federal “Equal […]

NRLC memo to Nevada Senate, urging opposition to ERA “resurrection resolution,” S.J.R. 16


To view or download the PDF version of this memo, click here. To: The Honorable Members of the Nevada Senate From: Douglas Johnson, Federal Legislative Director, National Right to Life Committee 202-626-8820, [email protected] Re: why you should oppose Senate Joint Resolution No. 16, purporting to ratify the 1972 federal “Equal Rights Amendment” Date: April 8, 2015 […]

NRLC letter to U.S. House of Representatives opposing both new ERA and a “three-state” resolution on 1972 ERA


To view or download PDF version, click here March 5, 2015 RE: the “Equal Rights Amendment” and abortion Dear Member of Congress: In a “Dear Colleague” letter dated February 27, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney announced that she will soon reintroduce the proposed “Equal Rights Amendment” (ERA) to the U.S. Constitution. The National Right to Life Committee […]

ERA Letter to U.S. House of Representatives


June 22, 2011 Re: the “Equal Rights Amendment” and abortion Dear Member of Congress: We understand that Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) will hold a press conference today to announce reintroduction of the proposed “Equal Rights Amendment” (ERA) to the U.S. Constitution. The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC) urges you not to cosponsor or otherwise support […]

Letter to U.S. House on Equal Rights Amendment


January 13, 2011 Re: the “Equal Rights Amendment” and abortion Dear Member of Congress: On January 6, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney participated in a press conference pertaining to the proposed “Equal Rights Amendment” (ERA) to the U.S. Constitution, at which she and others made statements indicating that this proposal might soon be re-introduced in Congress. […]

Letter to U.S. Senate on the Equal Rights Amendment


January 13, 2011 Re: the “Equal Rights Amendment” and abortion Dear Senator: On January 6, 2011, Senator Robert Menendez participated in a press conference pertaining to the proposed “Equal Rights Amendment” (ERA) to the U.S. Constitution, at which he and others made statements indicating that this proposal might soon be re-introduced in Congress. For the […]

Letter to U.S. House on the “Women’s Equality Amendment”


What appears below is a letter sent to members of the U.S. House of Representatives by the National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), on July 7, 2009, regarding Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney’s plans to re-introduce the “Equal Rights Amendment” (ERA) (also known as the “Women’s Equality Amendment”). Re: the “Equal Rights Amendment” (or “Women’s Equality Amendment”) […]

New ERA introduced in Congress; NRLC urges opposition


WASHINGTON (March 30, 2007) — The controversial federal “Equal Rights Amendment” (ERA) was re-introduced in both houses of Congress on March 27. According to the Washington Post (March 28), “House and Senate Democrats . . . vowed to bring it to a vote in both chambers by the end of the session.”  If so, it would be the first […]

Letter to U.S. Senate Regarding S.J. Res. 10


What follows is a letter sent by the National Right to Life Committee (NRLC) to members of the U.S. Senate, dated March 29, 2007.  For a current list of co-sponsors of S. J. Res. 10 (the ERA/Women’s Equality Amendment), arranged by state, click here.  For a list of co-sponsors of the companion resolution in the U.S. […]

Letter to U.S. House Regarding H.J. Res. 40


What follows is the text of a letter sent by NRLC to members of the U.S. House of Representatives on March 28, 2007. For a list of co-sponsors of H. J. Res. 40, click here.  To view or download a PDF copy of this letter, click here.   March 28, 2007 Re:   H.J. Res. 40 (“Women’s Equality Amendment” or “Equal […]