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“Good Riddance”— EMILY’s List Responds to Steve Bannon’s Departure

Today, it was reported that Donald Trump has removed Steve Bannon from his administration. In response, Emily Cain, the executive director of EMILY's List, released the following statement.

August 18, 2017

Nevada GOP Playbook: If You Can’t Win Fairly, Then Steal

Republicans target only women incumbents in baseless recall attempts.

August 17, 2017

Women vs. Trump: White House to Roll Back Obama-Era Contraception Rule

Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal reported that the Trump administration is planning on rolling back an Obama-era rule requiring employers to include contraception as part of their health insurance packages. In response, Emily Cain, executive director of EMILY’s List, released the following statement.

August 17, 2017

EMILY’s List Announces Virginia House of Delegates Endorsements

Today EMILY's List, the nation's largest resource for women in politics, released its list of endorsed candidates for Virginia's legislative general election. 

August 17, 2017

Heller Goes Back on Word (Again), This Time Smearing Planned Parenthood

Republican Senator Dean Heller isn’t just breaking promises to protect Nevadans’ health care, now he’s smearing Planned Parenthood.

August 16, 2017

Texas GOP Governor Betrays Women, Signs Law Punishing Rape Survivors

In response to news that Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill that will require women to pay an extra health insurance premium for an abortion, with no exception for rape or incest, EMILY’s List Executive Director Emily Cain issued the following statement.

August 15, 2017

EMILY’s List Responds to Donald Trump Blaming “Both Sides” for White Supremacist Violence

Today, the President of the United States drew a moral equivalency between violent white supremacist protesters and activists who stood up for equality and racial justice in Charlottesville by placing blame on "both sides." In response, Emily Cain, executive director of EMILY’s List, released the following statement.

August 15, 2017

EMILY’s List Responds to CBO Score of Trump’s Threats to “Let Obamacare Implode”

Today, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released its report on the impact of freezing key payments that help lower out-of-pocket costs for those insured through the marketplace​, which Donald Trump has threatened to halt. In response, Emily Cain, executive director of EMILY’s List, released the following statement.

August 15, 2017

Dave Brat Compares Concerned Constituents at His Town Hall Meeting to Violent White Supremacist Prot

Today EMILY's List, the nation's largest resource for women in politics, is calling out Virginia Congressman Dave Brat's disgusting and craven attempts to compare concerned constituents at his town hall to the perpetrators of white supremacist violence in Charlottesville over the weekend.

August 15, 2017