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.
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.