We can't find any content related to your search. Either try a new search or go back to the home page.

Women’s Health

What Trump’s Presidency Means For Women

Sexism is about to enter the White House. When Donald Trump enters the White House, he plans to bring a slew of advisors and staff with him into the West Wing who have a history of misogyny and a record of anti-women policies. From calling women “fat pigs” and “slobs,” to calling pregnancy an “inconvenience” for employers, Donald Trump has a…

Read More

New DNC Video: The Enabler

New DNC Video: The Enabler Hoosiers Call Foul On Pence Ahead of today’s vice-presidential debate at Longwood University, the DNC released a new video entitled “The Enabler” that highlights Mike Pence’s continued, unapologetic defense of Donald Trump’s divisive policies and rhetoric. It also calls out Pence’s push to legalize discrimination against LGBT citizens as governor of Indiana. See here for…

Read More

MEMO: What’s at Stake for Young Voters This Election

Voters under 35 matched Baby Boomers (aged 52 to 70 years old) for the first time this year as a share of the electorate. Millennial voters are a diverse group, from those who are currently in college to young parents beginning to have families of their own to entrepreneurs starting businesses. This year’s Democratic primary engaged and energized millennials, resulting in…

Read More

Disgusted by Breastfeeding (and Other Trump Stories)

Donald Trump has spent his entire career demeaning women and dismissing the need to provide meaningful support working families. From calling pregnancy an “inconvenience” for employers, to saying that “putting a wife to work is a very dangerous thing,” Trump is out-of-touch with the values of the American people. Last night he proposed a “maternity leave” plan, which would actually…

Read More

Party of Trump: 2016 RNC Platform vs. 2013 RNC Autopsy

Four years ago, after Mitt Romney was crushed at the ballot box partly because of the Republican Party’s alienation of African Americans, Latinos, LGBT Americans, AAPI voters, Native Americans, women, young people, and many other groups, the RNC produced an autopsy report with recommendations for the party to broaden its appeal. Instead, the Republican Party has burned and buried those…

Read More

Trump’s Republican Party Has Already Started Punishing Women in Oklahoma

In yet another effort to dismantle women’s health, the Republican-led Oklahoma Legislature passed an unconstitutional bill, over the objections of their lone physician legislator, that would make performing an abortion a felony and prevent any doctors who have performed an abortion from practicing in the state. This is just the latest example of Republicans across the country taking their cues…

Read More

Grassley Floats SCOTUS Pick That Would Help Trump “Punish” Women

Last week, Chuck Grassley said it would be a “gamble” to let Donald Trump fill the Supreme Court vacancy. But it seems Grassley is now fine with the most dangerous presidential nominee in history – a man who said women should be “punished” for having an abortion – shaping the court for generations. Yesterday, Grassley said Trump would nominate “the right…

Read More

Donald Trump still has no idea what he is talking about

Make no mistake: Donald Trump has no idea what he is talking about when it comes to women’s choice, but one thing continues to remain clear: he is saying what has been on the minds of Republicans for decades who want to strip women of their reproductive rights. But where does Trump draw the line? He said this morning that…

Read More

DNC Response to John Kasich’s Latest Offensive Comments about Women

In Watertown, New York today, a college student asked John Kasich how he’d help her feel safer from sexual violence, harassment, and rape on college campuses. His response? “Don’t go to parties where there’s a lot of alcohol.” “While President Obama and Vice President Biden are leading the way to help stop the epidemic of sexual violence on college campuses…

Read More

Ted Cruz as Bad as Trump on Abortion

Ted Cruz today tried to distance himself from Donald Trump’s dangerous statements on women’s choice, but in reality he is no different. During today’s town hall with Megyn Kelly, Cruz doubled down on his extreme positions on abortion, reiterating that there should be no exceptions for rape or incest. WATCH Both Ted Cruz and John Kasich have both fought to…

Read More