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Why the John Lewis Voting Rights Bill is Crucial

Why the John Lewis Voting Rights Bill is Crucial

By Mel Wilson, MBA, LCSW - NASW Senior Policy Adviser The John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act (VRAA) was reintroduced in the House of Representatives by Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL) on September 19, with support of Democratic Congressional leadership and the voting...

Bill to reduce suicides in rural areas passes Congress

Bill to reduce suicides in rural areas passes Congress

The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is thrilled that the Seeding Rural Resilience Act, which we endorsed, has passed Congress and will  go to the President's desk for signature. The bill is crucial in reducing the high rate of rural suicides. NASW is...

Election 2020: Wins All Around!

Election 2020: Wins All Around!

December 1, 2020 About Social Work Responds The Association of Social Work Boards, the Council on Social Work Education, and the National Association of Social Workers are committed to collaborating on the range of issues affecting the social work profession and the...

NASW-PACE field organizers talk about their experiences during election

NASW-PACE field organizers talk about their experiences during election

In an effort to elect candidates who support legislation and policies consistent with the goals of the social work profession and those served by the social work profession, the National Association of Social Workers Political Action for Candidate Election (NASW-PACE)...