Policy Issues

Are you looking for additional information on a public policy issue, or trying to locate a copy of a presentation you saw at a Women In Government conference? Click on the links below for information about Women In Government activity as well as related policy resources.

Highlights

Economic Security and Opportunities

Formed in 2003, the Economic Security and Opportunities Policy Resource Center works to ensure that economic issues are presented to women state legislators in diverse ways through producing quality newsletters, holding engaging conferences on pertinent economic issues, and promoting information that allows legislators to make sound policy designed to enhance the financial opportunities and knowledge of their constituents.

Diabetes

Launched in 2011, the Diabetes Policy Resource Center serves as a clearinghouse of information for state policymakers in order to promote the adoption of sound public health policies regarding diabetes and other diabetes health related complications such as obesity, heart disease, and kidney disease.

Childhood Obesity

Launched in 2013, the Childhood Obesity Policy Resource Center serves as a clearinghouse of information for state policymakers in order to promote the adoption of sound public health policies regarding childhood obesity.

Pulmonary Hypertension

Launched in 2014, the Pulmonary Hypertension Policy Resource Center provides materials and information for state legislators to learn more about the disease, raise awareness, and promote treatment and management of Pulmonary Hypertension (PH).

WIG at Work:

September 2017 Edition

Summer 2017 Edition

Spring 2017 Edition

Winter 2017 Edition

Summer 2016 Edition

Policy Library

Policy in Action

Teach a Girl to Lead: Grace for President

Education

Higher Education

K-12

Healthcare

Alzheimer's Disease

Affordable Care Act

COPD

Heart Disease

HPV/Cervical Cancer

Adult Immunizations

Immunizations/Vaccinations

Substance Abuse & Mental Health

Rare Diseases

Energy & Technology

Sustainability

Science and Technology

Cybersecurity

Justice

Criminal Justice Reform

Gun Violence

Juvenile Justice

Workforce/Economic Development

State Exchange on Employment and Disability (SEED)

Wages

Transportation 

Driving Safety

Military & Veterans' Affairs

Homelessness

Please Note: The links to additional policy resources are provided by Women in Government for the convenience of our members. These resources are provided for information only and inclusion does not constitute a recommendation.

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