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It’s past time we elect a Black woman governor

It’s past time we elect a Black woman governor © Getty Images Following the 2020 election, social media was brimming with hundreds of messages...
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Meet the Leaders Behind Colorado’s Birth-Equity Bill Package

Op-Ed: Meet the Leaders Behind Colorado’s Birth-Equity Bill Package Demetra Seriki (from left), Heather Thompson, the late Claudia Booker, and...
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  • News Article
  • Jun 11, 2021
  • BRProud

Louisiana Women: State organizations push for more female voices in elected office

BATON ROUGE, LA (BR-PROUD) – Women in public office took over the capitol last week. It’s an initiative to get more female voices heard in Louisiana...
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From activists to legislators: Meet three BLM leaders running for office in 2021

(From left to right) Dontaye Carter, Chi Ossé, LaTonya Tate. Photos: Getty Images From activists to legislators: Meet three BLM leaders running for...
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8 transgender politicians who are changing politics

From left to right: Danica Roem, Sarah McBride, and Stephanie Byers. Thomson Reuters, Hollis Johnson/Business Insider, Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for...
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Louisville’s Cassie Chambers Armstrong a Democrat on the Rise

Louisville’s Cassie Chambers Armstrong a Democrat on the Rise LOUISVILLE – With cicadas dropping on parked cars and the laughter of children ringing...
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Here’s How Deb Haaland Wants to Address the Crisis of Violence Against Indigenous Women

United States Representative Deb Haaland looks on during a Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources hearing on her nomination to be Interior...
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How Are You, Really?: A’shanti F. Gholar Gets Honest About Mental Health & Electing More Women to Office

How Are You, Really? is an interview series highlighting individuals—CEOs, activists, creators and essential workers—from the BIPOC community. They...
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  • Press Release
  • May 27, 2021

Emerge Across America Celebrates Growing Women’s Political Power

For Immediate Release May 27, 2021 Contact Allison Abney allison@emergeamerica.org   Emerge Across America Celebrates Growing Women’s...
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  • Press Release
  • May 25, 2021

Emerge Georgia Hires Maggie Chambers as Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 25, 2021 CONTACT: Allison Abney Allison@emergeamerica.org Emerge Georgia Hires Maggie Chambers as Executive...
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