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EMILY’s List Statement Celebrating Women’s Equality Day

Today, EMILY’s List President Stephanie Schriock released the following statement celebrating Women’s Equality Day, commemorating the day that American women were granted the right to vote.

August 26, 2017

EMILY’s List: Transgender Military Ban “Morally Repugnant, Unconstitutional and Wrong”

Today, President Trump signed a directive reinstating a ban on military service for transgender individuals. In response, Emily Cain, executive director of EMILY's List, released the following statement.

August 25, 2017

Dishonest Dean: Claimed to Save Medicaid, Co-Sponsored GOP Plan to “Deeply Cut Medicaid”

Heller claimed yesterday, “It was because of me and my efforts that we were able to protect low-income families in this state with the Medicaid expansion.”

August 24, 2017

EMILY’s List: Trump’s Transgender Military Ban “Unconstitutional and Morally Repugnant”

Today, it was reported that the White House will release its ban on transgender people serving in the military. In response, Emily Cain, executive director of EMILY's List, released the following statement.

August 24, 2017

Trump’s Taunts Highlight Flake’s Nightmare Scenario, Blind Party Loyalty

President Donald Trump’s veiled and direct shots at Arizona Senator Jeff Flake highlight the nightmare scenario the vulnerable incumbent now faces.

August 23, 2017

Buehler Directly Attacks Organizations that Defend Women’s Reproductive Health

In an op-ed over the weekend, Republican gubernatorial challenger Knute Buehler directly attacked organizations that defend women's reproductive health while at the same time claiming to be so-called “pro-choice.”

August 21, 2017

“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