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EMILY’s List Announces Nominees for Their 2017 Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award

Today EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, announced the six nominees for their 2017 Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award. Named in honor of the dedicated and courageous Gabrielle Giffords, the Rising Star Award celebrates an extraordinary woman serving in state or local office.

April 10, 2017

EMILY’s List Statement on the Confirmation of Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court

Today the United States Senate voted to confirm President Donald Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court, Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch. In response, Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, released the following statement:

April 07, 2017

EMILY’s List Statement on Gorsuch Vote

Today the United States Senate voted not to advance the nomination of Donald Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court, Judge Neil Gorsuch. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell then upended Senate rules to invoke the nuclear option. In response, Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, released the following statement:

April 06, 2017

EMILY’s List Statement on Equal Pay Day 2017

Today EMILY’s List President Stephanie Schriock released the following statement on Equal Pay Day, the date that symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year. Women make 80 cents for every dollar earned by a man, losing hundreds of thousands of dollars over a 40-year career.

April 04, 2017

EMILY’s List Statement on Vote to Allow States to Defund Planned Parenthood

Today EMILY’s List President Stephanie Schriock released the following statement after Vice President Mike Pence cast the tie-breaking vote to roll back protections to allow states to defund Planned Parenthood:

March 30, 2017

EMILY’s List Statement on the GOP’s AHCA Failure

Today President Donald Trump asked Speaker Paul Ryan to pull the American Health Care Act (AHCA) from the floor of the House of Representatives. In response, Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY's List, released the following statement.

March 24, 2017

EMILY’s List Announces Senator Elizabeth Warren as Keynote Speaker for 2017 “We Are EMILY” Gala

Today EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, announced that Senator Elizabeth Warren will keynote their “We Are EMILY” Gala on May 3rd, the organization’s annual event highlighting the work of pro-choice Democratic women across the country.

 

March 22, 2017

EMILY’s List Announces Over 10,000 Women Have Signed Up to Run for Office Since Election Day 2016

Today EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, announced that since Election Day over 10,000 pro-choice Democratic women have contacted EMILY’s List looking to run for office. In response, Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, released the following statement.

March 22, 2017

EMILY’s List Endorses Gretchen Whitmer for Governor of Michigan

Today EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, announced their endorsement of Gretchen Whitmer for governor of Michigan.

March 14, 2017