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EMILY’s List Statement on Trump’s Refugee Ban

 On Friday, President Donald Trump issued an executive order banning immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries and stopping the admission of refugees. The following is a statement by Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List.

January 29, 2017

EMILY’s List Statement on President Trump’s Immigration Executive Orders

Today President Trump issued immigration orders to increase enforcement. The following is a statement by EMILY’s List Director of Strategic Communications Vanessa Cárdenas.

January 25, 2017

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.

January 23, 2017

EMILY’s List Remarks on Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

EMILY's List president Stephanie Schriock released the following statement on the 44th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision

January 22, 2017

EMILY’s List Responds to the Inauguration of Donald Trump

Today, Donald Trump was sworn in as president. In response, Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, released the following statement.

January 20, 2017

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