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  • Blogposts
  • Jun 8, 2020

This Is Our Why: Statement from Emerge California

To the Emerge California Community, We are reaching out with a heavy heart and a deep sense of purpose. The fight for justice and equity for Black ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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They lost in the Year of the Woman. But it might make them stronger in 2020

“…a survey conducted by the foundation after 2018′s historic election found that voters don’t punish women for previous electoral losses, and ...
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  • Press Releases
  • Aug 26, 2019

Emerge California Honors Women’s Equality Day with Support for Child Care Initiatives

Emerge California Honors Women’s Equality Day with Support for Child Care Initiatives Prominent Democratic Women’s Organization Supports ...
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Equity Ripples: Diversity Of Elected Officials Lags Behind Population Changes

“Just the fact that seeing someone do a job that maybe no one in your family had done before, it plants a seed (that) this could be a career ...
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Political Animals

Political Animals celebrates the legendary civil rights victories of the first four openly gay elected California state politicians – all women — ...
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Gender Gap Closes When Everyone’s on the Ballot, Study Shows

“The research found that in large part, women and people of color in 2018 were as likely to win their elections as white men, once they were ...
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Women of Color Can Make or Break the Presidential Race

“Authenticity is key to courting this constituency   In April, on the historically Black campus of Texas Southern University in ...
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