August 23, 2008

For Immediate Release

Statement from Ellen R. Malcolm on Sen. Obama's Selection of Sen. Biden as his Vice Presidential Nominee

Washington, DC -- Ellen R. Malcolm, president of EMILY’s List, issued the following statement on Senator Obama’s selection of Senator Biden as his Vice Presidential nominee:

“I applaud Senator Obama’s choice and welcome the addition of such a passionate advocate for women to the Democratic ticket. Senator Biden’s commitment to family will resonate with women voters across this country. His strong commitment to Roe v. Wade sends a clear, positive signal to this critical voting bloc. Together, they will deliver the change that this country so greatly desires.”

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