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Cecile Richards: “Ruth Would Want Us to Organize”

Today, American Bridge 21st Century co-chair Cecile Richards penned an open letter to women commemorating the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Justice Ginsburg fought to protect and expand women’s equality and reproductive rights throughout her tenure on the Supreme Court. In less than a year since her death, the Republican-led legislature in Texas– with […]

Governors

Chris Sununu Dismisses Planned Parenthood Advocates Protesting His Council’s Funding Cuts

“I try not to get wrapped up into all that drama. That’s just a lot of drama.” That’s Gov. Chris Sununu message for the reproductive health care advocates who yesterday protested the Sununu-backed Executive Council’s decision to defund reproductive health care clinics, including Planned Parenthood locations. Asked about the protesters, […]

Senate

Republican Senate Candidates Own Pennsylvania GOP’s Already-Disastrous “Audit”

Sean Parnell, Kathy Barnette, Jeff Bartos, and Carla Sands wanted this to happen Pennsylvania Republican legislators’ sham election “audit” is only getting started, but it’s already off the rails — spotlighting the state’s 2022 GOP US Senate candidates support for this privacy-invading disaster. State Republicans are making headlines for their […]

Governors

Washington Post Editorial Board Endorses Terry McAuliffe for Virginia Governor

Just ahead of the first Virginia governor’s debate, the Washington Post Editorial Board endorsed Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe. McAuliffe, who served as the 72nd Virginia governor from 2014 to 2018, “notched a string of successes in his first four-year term” and has an “ambitious blueprint for a second term focused on education […]