Women Money Power Summit

Lauren Bush | Oct 21, 2015

Calling all women interested in politics! Join Feminist Majority at the National Press Club on November 5 to discuss women, money, and power. The opening general assembly conversation will cover 2016 Election Analysis: Maximizing the Feminist Vote. The luncheon will honor trailblazers for women’s rights, including Congresswomen Louise Slaughter, Barbara Lee, and Donna Edwards. During the closing More »

Florida House needs more women

Maribel Balbin | May 19, 2015

There’s growing evidence that legislative bodies perform better when more women join the ranks. Aside from the type of legislation that both conservative and liberal women tend to agree on, they create an environment of collaboration even on the most disagreeable of policy matters. Just last year we saw how the women of the U.S. More »

3/18 at 12 pm: Twitter chat on young women in politics

Nadia Farjood | Mar 16, 2015

You’re invited to a Twitter chat on young women in politics this Wednesday, 3/18 at 12 pm EDT. We’ll be joined by Running Start, AAUW, IGNITE National, and WUFPAC. Follow #MarchtoParity and jump into the conversation! More »

Getting serious about women’s representation on Sirius

Yasmin Gentry | Feb 6, 2015

Radio host Margaret Hoover and Political Parity director Marni Allen discussed our timely new research, “The GOP Gender Gap: Clearing the Primary Hurdles,” which documents the lack of Republican women in Congress and the hurdles they face in running for high-level office. “GOP women earned several historic wins in the 2014 election, but 90 percent More »

GOP women key to progress and parity

Elizabeth Straub | Jan 23, 2015

Political Parity unveils new research on the partisan gender divide   “Women have long been the backbone of the Republican Party, but not the face,” said Political Parity co-chair and former Massachusetts lieutenant governor Kerry Healey. “It’s time to change that.” A crowd of nearly 100 women’s political advocates, GOP strategists, and field experts emphatically More »