EMILY’s List Statement on the Anniversary of Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Eight years ago today, President Barack Obama signed his first bill as president: the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, which helped women fight back against gender discrimination in pay across the country. Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, released the following statement on the anniversary of this significant milestone.
EMILY’s List Statement on Donald Trump Reinstating the Global Gag Rule
Today President Donald Trump reinstated the Mexico City policy, also known as the global gag rule, which prohibits U.S. funding from going to nongovernmental organizations that offer or advise on a range of reproductive health services including abortion.