From the Ms. Foundation for Women.
Here’s a depressing start to the week: $800 billion - not to mention the lives lost.
Remember this? In 2006 EMILY’s list candidates won critical House and Senate races, helping Democrats regain control of Congress in 2007 when Nancy Pelosi rose to her historic role as the first woman Speaker of the House! Share this to join us in #MakingHistory one glass ceiling at a time!
Today in honor of Women’s History Month, we salute Barbara Jordan, civil rights leader and the first black woman elected to the Texas State Senate post Reconstruction and first African American southerner elected to the US House of Representatives. Prior to becoming a state senator, Jordan was a political science professor at Tuskeegee Institute.
Wisdom from Karoli on today’s podcast.
What programs could we help fund by closing the tax breaks for millionaires and billionaires? Take a look at this graphic from the Center for American Progress — then pass it along.
A vast majority of Americans support President Obama’s plan to reduce the deficit and help middle class families. More than 325,000 people like you have already added their name to show their support.
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Keep this in mind when you hear the NRA shout “2nd Amendment!”