IWF Senior Policy Analyst Inez Stepman testified at the House Oversight Committee ERA Hearing last Thursday. The hearing was held to commemorate the 50th anniversary of House passage of the Equal Rights Amendment, which failed to garner sufficient support in the states to become part of the Constitution and expired last century.

In her testimony, Stepman argues that, in 2021, the Equal Rights Amendment is not only expired, but unnecessary and potentially quite harmful to women and girls. 

Watch highlights of her testimony below and read the full transcript here.