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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.

October 16, 2018

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.   

October 16, 2018

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.

October 16, 2018

WOMEN VOTE! AND AFT SOLIDARITY LAUNCH NEW AD ON WILL HURD’S DISASTROUS RECORD ON HEALTH CARE

Today EMILY’s List’s voter mobilization and education project, WOMEN VOTE!, in partnership with AFT Solidarity, announce a new television buy and ad campaign in Texas’ 23rd Congressional District. 

October 16, 2018

ICYMI: EMILY’s List Candidates Endorsed By Local Editorial Boards

With Election Day only three weeks away, EMILY’s List candidates have been racking up endorsements from their local newspaper editorial boards.

October 16, 2018

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.

October 16, 2018

EMILY’s List Response to Danny Tarkanian’s Desperate, Sexist Attacks on Susie Lee

Over the weekend, Danny Tarkanian retweeted a desperate, sexist attack on Susie Lee from one of his paid consultants referring to her as a “bored housewife candidate.”

October 15, 2018

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.

October 15, 2018

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).

October 15, 2018