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Why run for mayor?

Community organizer Barbara Jordan passionately speaks to the large crowd gathered in the intersection of Lomas and Fourth Street in Downtown ...
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Optometrist Thuy Tran wins primary for open House seat representing NE Portland

Optometrist and owner of Rose City Vision Care Thuy Tran is running to represent the expansive and largely Democratic House District 45. Thuy Tran, ...
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  • Press Release
  • May 18, 2022

Emerge Alums Win Big on First Major Primary Night of 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 18, 2022 CONTACT: Kaleb Harmon kaleb@emergeamerica.org Emerge Alums Win Big on First Major Primary Night of ...
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Turning Pain Into Purpose

LaTonya A. Tate didn’t intentionally start on a career path to put herself on the Birmingham, Alabama, City Council, to be the Chair of its Public ...
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  • Press Release
  • May 12, 2022

Emerge Announces New National Board Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 12, 2022 CONTACT: Kaleb Harmon kaleb@emergeamerica.org Emerge Announces New National Board Members Washington, D.C. — ...
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‘We can never go back’: Leaked opinion mobilizes Black women around abortion rights

Black women advocates are mobilizing around abortion and reproductive rights, in the likely event that Roe v. Wade is overturned. WASHINGTON— Shakya ...
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  • Job Posting
  • May 9, 2022

Emerge Seeks Political Intern

Emerge Political Intern Are you interested in learning more about how programs to elect women of the New American Majority work? Do you want to gain ...
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  • Job Posting
  • May 9, 2022

Emerge Seeks Training Manager

Training Manager Do you want to recruit and train the next generation of New American Majority women to run for office? Are you a skilled trainer ...
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Women on the Ballot: Emerge Maryland Sees Jump in Candidates This Year

Photo from Pexels.com. As women candidates have made progress nationally and in Maryland over recent election cycles, a training program for ...
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Gabriela Coletta Wins District 1 Special Election Preliminary

Boston resident Gabriela “Gigi’ Coletta came out on top during Tuesday night’s Special Election Preliminary for the District 1 City Council seat left ...
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