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EMILY’s List Statement on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Today Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, released the following statement on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day:

January 16, 2017

EMILY’s List Responds to President Obama’s Farewell Address

Today, after eight years in office, President Barack Obama gave his final presidential address to the nation. EMILY’s List President Stephanie Schriock released a statement in response. 

January 10, 2017

EMILY’s List and Partners to Host Major Candidate Training on January 22nd

EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, today announced that it will hold a candidate training on January 22nd for approximately 500 women interested in running for office who will be attending the Women’s March on Washington. The training will be hosted by EMILY’s List in partnership with the Latino Victory Fund, the Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute, the New American Leaders Project, Higher Heights for America, and Emerge America. It will take place in downtown Washington, D.C. and is part of EMILY’s List’s national effort to recruit, train, and elect Democratic women to office at all levels of government. 

January 06, 2017

EMILY’s List to Sponsor Women’s March on Washington

Today EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, announced their official sponsorship of the Women’s March on Washington. 

January 04, 2017

EMILY’s List Responds to Gov. Kasich Signing 20-Week Abortion Ban

Today Ohio Governor John Kasich signed a law banning abortions after 20 weeks, without exceptions for survivors of rape or incest. This is the 18th restriction on abortion rights that Kasich has enacted as governor. In response, Jess O’Connell, executive director of EMILY’s List, released the following statement: 

December 13, 2016

EMILY’s List Congratulates Nancy Pelosi on Her Reelection Victory as House Democratic Leader

Today Democrats in the House of Representatives reelected Rep. Nancy Pelosi as House Democratic Leader. 

November 30, 2016

EMILY’s List Responds to Donald Trump’s Appointment of Rep. Tom Price

This morning President-elect Donald Trump announced the appointment of Rep. Tom Price as secretary of health and human services. In response, Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, released the following statement:

November 29, 2016

EMILY’s List Responds to Trump’s Appointments of Sen. Sessions, Lt. Gen. Flynn, and Rep. Pompeo

Today President-elect Donald Trump announced the appointment of three members of his team: Sen. Jeff Sessions for attorney general, Rep. Mike Pompeo for CIA director, and Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn as national security adviser. In response, Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, released the following statement:

November 18, 2016

EMILY’s List Announces Support for Nancy Pelosi’s Reelection as House Democratic Leader

Today EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, announced their support of Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi’s reelection as House Democratic Leader in the 115th Congress

November 18, 2016