Author: AB Staff

Congress

Co-Chair Tom Perez Statement on Parliamentarian Ruling

American Bridge 21st Century co-chair Tom Perez released the following statement today after the Senate parliamentarian’s decision regarding the pathway to legal status via reconciliation: “Despite yesterday’s deeply disappointing ruling, this is only the beginning. We are not deterred and are moving to the next stage of this fight. Democratic leadership […]

Governors

Secret Recording: James Craig Says He Will Uphold Michigan’s Complete Abortion Ban

Today, a new report from the Detroit Metro Times details a secret recording captured by American Bridge 21st Century that shows GOP Michigan gubernatorial candidate James Craig saying as governor he would block any attempt by Democrats to repeal Michigan’s 90-year-old ban on abortion. Craig — whose campaign announcement was broken up last week by activists opposing his extreme […]

A.B. in the News

AP: “Roe v. Wade Could Be Headed For Extinction In More Places”

Over the weekend, American Bridge 21st Century co-chair Cecile Richards wrote an open letter to women commemorating the anniversary of the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. According to the Associated Press, Ms. Richards’ open letter warned that the Supreme Court’s 5-4 midnight decision to uphold the Texas abortion ban signals “the end of judicial checks […]

A.B. in the News

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 […]