News

  • News Article
  • Dec 4, 2018
  • ELLE

A Woman’s Place is in the House

“On November 6, 2018, 35 new women were elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, making this incoming class the most diverse by race and gender ...
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Black Hair Matters: The Affirmative Power of Politicians Like Ayanna Pressley and Stacey Abrams

For black women politicians in particular, this heightened attention to appearance means limited choices—and outsized scrutiny—when it comes to how ...
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Democrat Rebecca Bauer-Kahan Wins East Bay AD16 Race

In a stunning victory, Democrat Rebecca Bauer-Kahan has unseated GOP incumbent Catherine Baker in the East Bay’s 16th Assembly District ...
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Four women will sit on San Luis Obispo’s City Council for the first time

Mayor Heidi Harmon was reelected and received 60.65 percent of votes according to the County of San Luis Obispo. Carlyn Christianson was also ...
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  • Press Release
  • Nov 7, 2018
  • TIME

How Women Candidates Changed American Politics in 2018

“Thousands of women have upended their lives over the last two years join the army of organizers devoted to changing politics and electing Democrats ...
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Congratulations Gavin Newsom

  Congratulations to the new Governor of California @GavinNewsom. Thank you for all of your support over the years and for being a huge ...
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  • News Article
  • Nov 6, 2018
  • VOX

12 charts that explain the record-breaking year women have had in politics

  There’s a feeling in the air that women are becoming more politically active in America. But it’s more than that. It’s in the hard data. Here ...
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Hundreds of women candidates are ready to make history

Emerge was able to train over 500 women to run for office in 2017. The group projects it will train over 600 women by the end of this year. Emerge ...
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Inside the Candidate Bootcamp Where The Future is Indeed Female

  More women than ever are running for office—and Emerge America is helping train first-time Democratic candidates how to navigate the political ...
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