Statement on the Fight for Justice for Black Americans

Today and every day, Black lives are to be respected, valued, uplifted and protected. Over the weekend, we saw thousands of Americans come together and raise their voices to protest systemic racism and police brutality. Americans of every background are demanding that our elected leaders and our society do better… Read More

Emerge California Announces the Class of 2020

Emerge California Announces the Class of 2020 Prominent Democratic Women’s Organization Announces its Largest Class in its 18 Year History    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 18, 2019 Contact: (916) 396-6153 Sacramento, CA — Emerge California, the state’s… Read More

How to run for Congress

“Attempting to run for Congress is not for the lazy, but just about any other personality type will work, said A’shanti F. Gholar, political director of Emerge America, which trains Democratic women to run for office. How to run for Congress Almost anyone can do it. Read More

Political Animals

Political Animals celebrates the legendary civil rights victories of the first four openly gay elected California state politicians – all women — Carole Migden, Sheila Kuehl, Jackie Goldberg, and Christine Kehoe.  It documents the tough struggles they endured and the compromises they made, while celebrating their pioneering success in the… Read More