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The USBC e-Newsletter, Staying Abreast, is published in a weekly news brief format, called the Weekly Wire (WW). Past issues are archived below.

Please note: Inclusion of an item in this e-newsletter does NOT imply endorsement or support of such item by the United States Breastfeeding Committee, unless specifically noted.

The WW goes on hiatus several times a year: the weeks of the Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Year's holidays, the weeks before the Presidents Day, Memorial Day, and Labor Day holidays, and the weeks of the USBC membership meetings.

Weekly Wire: December 12, 2019

Weekly Wire: December 12, 2019

State-Specific Call for Actions Supporting Workplace Lactation Accommodations
The USBC is actively working to ensure strong support in Congress when the Providing Urgent Maternal Protections (PUMP) for Nursing Mothers Act is introduced. To support that effort, we invite individuals from all states

Weekly Wire: December 5, 2019

Weekly Wire: December 5, 2019

USBC Updates
Action Opportunity: Urge Congress to Expand Workplace Lactation Accommodations
USBC has launched an action tool titled "Ask your Members of Congress to Support Breastfeeding Employees." Individuals can use the tool to contact their Members of Congress in support of the Providing Urgent

Weekly Wire: November 21, 2019

Weekly Wire: November 21, 2019

USBC Updates
Support the USBC this Giving Tuesday!
On Tuesday, December 3, nonprofits across the nation will be celebrating Giving Tuesday, a day to come together in support of the causes you care about. Show your support for the USBC's mission this Giving Tuesday by making a donation or become a