By the Numbers: EMILY’s List + the 2018 Midterms
Today, EMILY’s List, the nation's largest resource for women in politics, released record-breaking numbers ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. The organization is set to have an historic year at nearly all levels of engagement: fundraising, training, endorsements and victories.
WOMEN VOTE! Releases New Ad Campaign Calling Attention to Dave Brat’s Record
Today, EMILY's List independent expenditure arm WOMEN VOTE! released two new ads educating voters on Dave Brat’s record of taking in big campaign contributions from insurance companies while repeatedly voting to undermine quality affordable health care access for his constituents.
WOMEN VOTE! Releases New TV Ad Highlighting Leslie Cockburn’s Commitment to Working Families
Today, EMILY's List independent expenditure arm WOMEN VOTE! released an ad highlighting Leslie Cockburn's dedication to working for the people of Virginia's 5th District in Congress, instead of protecting corporate interests.
WOMEN VOTE! Releases New TV Ad Highlighting Scott Taylor’s Stream of Scandals
Today, EMILY's List independent expenditure arm WOMEN VOTE! released a new ad pointing out that election fraud is not Scott Taylor’s only scandal – he also took money from insurance companies then voted to repeal access to affordable health care for his constituents.
WOMEN VOTE! Releases New Ads Highlighting Rodney Davis’ Subservience to Corporate Special Interests
Today, EMILY's List independent expenditure arm WOMEN VOTE! released new television and radio ads highlighting how Rodney Davis has prioritized his corporate donors’ priorities over his constituents’ best interests, including voting in favor of repealing health insurance for those with pre-existing conditions.
EMILY’s List Statement on Karin Housley’s Shameful Facebook Post
Today, the Huffington Post reported that Karin Housley, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Minnesota, compared former first lady Michelle Obama to a “chimp” in a Facebook post in 2009.
Prominent Authors Announce Read Run Win Contest to Benefit EMILY’s List
Today, EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, announced a fundraising partnership with 10 award-winning and bestselling women authors: Becky Albertalli (Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda), Christina Baker Kline (A Piece of the World), Elin Hilderbrand (Winter in Paradise), Tayari Jones (An American Marriage), Celeste Ng (Little Fires Everywhere), Jodi Picoult (A Spark of Light), Curtis Sittenfeld (You Think It, I'll Say It), Nic Stone (Odd One Out), Angie Thomas (The Hate U Give) and Jennifer Weiner (Hungry Heart).