Wendy Wright

By Lisa Correnti | October 26, 2011

WWPortrait150Wendy Wright is the Vice President for Government Relations and Communications for the Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute (C-FAM) in New York.  Ms. Wright was named among “The 100 Most Powerful Women of Washington” in 2006 by Washingtonian magazine, and one of the “Top 10 People of 2010” by Inside the Vatican magazine. A veteran pro-life advocate, public speaker and former president of Concerned Women for America, she has met with heads of state, advised international and congressional leaders, testified in Congress and state legislatures and trained non-governmental organizations and advocates. Her activism influenced landmark rulings on freedom of speech in the U.S. Supreme Court and several U.S. state courts. 

Ms. Wright has appeared, been quoted or published in every major news outlet, including FOXNews, CNN, PBS, BBC, NPR, The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Atlanta Journal and Constitution, World magazine, Christianity Today, MSNBC, ABC, CBS and NBC.



Selected Publications and Interviews:


Rigging the System: Unraveling the Scheme to Steer Funding and Power to Abortion Groups Through the United Nations

The Morning After Pill

CEDAW: A Global Tool for Mischief

Why The U.S. Has Not, and Should Not, Ratify CEDAW

CEDAW Committee Rulings

RU:486 Deadly Approval


Washington Times: United Nations’ abortion fine print

Groups secrete reproductive rights agenda into U.N. documents

Women Deliver a Ruse

UN Gets New Oversight

Honduras Tears Down a Berlin Wall

Grant This Woman Asylum

Abortionists: Human Traffickers’ Best Ally

Obama Aide: Not Our Goal To Reduce Abortions

Blago’s Morning-After Pill Tyranny Goes Down After Him

Obama’s Supreme Problem

A Solution to the Notre Dame -Obama Conflict


Fox News: New Abortion Pill, Ella

O’Reilly Factor: Is a New Safe Sex Ad Aimed at Teens Too Hot for Television?

PBS Lehr NewsHour: Debate on FDA approval of the Morning-After Pill

MSNBC Chris Matthews: Debate on Ruling on California’s Prop 8 Marriage Amendment

CNN: Should Morning-After Pill Be Available to Children

CNN: Debate on Letterman’s Crude Jokes Against Sarah Palin’s Daughter

PBS: Judge Interferes with Parents, Orders Morning-After Pill for Teens

FOX and Friends: The Problems with Making Morning-After Pill Easy to Get

RT: Debating Stem Cells

BBC: Debate on Funding Embryonic Stem Cell Research

CNN: Same-Sex Marriage

MSNBC: Should Legislators Ignore Social Issues?

RT: Is MTV’s ‘Skins’ Child Porn


Speeches and Testimonies:

United Nations: Human Sexuality, Marriage and Family from a Woman’s Perspective

Ohio: “Heartbeat Bill”

Kansas: Hearing on Enforcement of Late-Term Abortion Laws

Testimony for the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law on CEDAW