Needed: A Congress Willing to Tackle Hard Issues

Reuss, Pat
January 2008
National NOW Times;Spring2008, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p4
The author expresses her views on the progress of the agenda of the National Organization for Women (NOW) after the Democrats have taken leadership in the U.S. Senate and Congress. She believes that there is not much any progress due to the filibusters by the Republicans in the Senate. She cites some of the efforts and proposals of the organization towards women empowerment and survival. She thinks that such proposals will not happen unless the U.S. president and the Congress will not allow filibusters.


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