News

  • Press Release
  • Mar 20, 2019
  • Emerge CA

Emerge California Announces New Executive Director and Director of Development

  Emerge California Announces New Executive Director and Director of Development San Francisco – Emerge California, California’s premier ...
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Lilly Ledbetter Talks Ambition, Equal Pay, and Women in Politics

Lilly Ledbetter Talks Ambition, Equal Pay, and Women in Politics Ahead of the Tory Burch Foundation’s Embrace Ambition Event Last year, the Tory ...
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‘We will keep fighting’: inside the push to put Democratic women in power for the long haul

The 2018 midterm elections saw a record number of women elected to Congress. Now, women are organising to make the ‘moment’ into a movement Just ...
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Celebrating women in politics: 10 books you need to read for Women’s History Month

This March we celebrate Women’s History Month, commemorating the lives, legacies, and contributions of women around the world. Since the inception ...
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Videos About Emerge California

About Emerge California Videos With alumnae: Oakland Mayor — Libby Schaaf California State Board of Equalization Member — Malia Cohen San Luis ...
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Rep. John Lewis Talks to Rep. Lauren Underwood

The youngest Black woman to ever serve in Congress, Rep, Lauren Underwood, and civil rights hero Rep. John Lewis sat down to learn from one another, ...
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Record-breaking wins by female candidates in 2018 inspiring more to run

“Assistant Professor of Political Science at Rutgers University and Scholar at the Center for American Women and Politics, Kelly Dittmar and ...
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Rolling Stone Features Democratic ‘Women Shaping The Future’ As Cover Stars

The publication shared extensive interviews with each of the four lawmakers…House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), alongside freshman Reps. ...
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  • Blogpost
  • Feb 27, 2019
  • Emerge America

Black History Month Spotlight: Erica Stewart

Erica Stewart, Emerge California ’18 As the newest City Council member for San Luis Obispo, many have asked me what I think about being the ...
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Nancy Pelosi and the New Voices of the House

“Nancy Pelosi, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar and Jahana Hayes on what brought them to Washington, their message to President Trump, and ...
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