Our Mission

American Women seeks to strengthen American democracy by increasing public awareness of the issues impacting women and families. Through extensive research, American Women seeks a greater awareness of the values, attitudes, beliefs and behaviors of women with regard to the critical issues facing our nation. The goal of American Women is to create an environment where policy makers are advancing sound solutions that will benefit the lives of all women and families.

Our Research

National Survey: Women, Financial Stress, and the American Workplace

 · A national poll of voters commissioned by American Women, demonstrates that women in this country continue to have significant financial concerns; as 41 percent of women are the primary breadwinners in their households, the ability to meet expenses and pay the bills weighs heavily on women, even more so than their male counterparts. More »

Our Voices