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July 31, 2021 at 6:01 PM

All eyes are on North Carolina

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   With the Senate split 50-50, next November's midterm elections couldn't be any more important. And with Democratic primaries coming up soon, it's crunch time for women running for the Senate like Cheri Beasley, who's running …
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July 30, 2021 at 9:02 PM

Marco Rubio is totally out of touch

A Woman's Place         John,   This month, Democrats helped millions of American families benefit from their first of many child tax credit payments.   As expected, anti-family Florida Senator Marco Rubio had something to say. Calling this life-saving money a…
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July 30, 2021 at 6:01 PM

McCarthy crossed a line, John

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   We all know that the Republican party is allergic to the truth. And one of the GOP's favorite strategies is to deflect blame onto women Democrats.   After allowing its members to spread conspiracy theories about the coronavir…
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July 30, 2021 at 3:03 PM

Roe v. Wade is on the chopping block

A Woman's Place         John: We both know the GOP has wanted to overturn Roe v. Wade for years. But now, they might finally get what they want: Republicans handpicked a Supreme Court willing to enact their authoritarian agenda.   Here's how the GOP plans to m…
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July 29, 2021 at 4:01 PM

Republicans have found a loophole

A Woman's Place         John,   Republicans have found a loophole to enact all of their voter suppression dreams -- ballot initiatives.   Ballot initiatives are the perfect place to enforce stringent voter ID requirements, change absentee ballot guidelines, an…
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July 28, 2021 at 5:01 PM

Mitch McConnell’s majority is in New Hampshire

A Woman's Place           John,   Mitch McConnell only needs one seat to take back the Senate next year, and he has his eyes set on New Hampshire Sen. Maggie Hassan.   Hassan is one of the most vulnerable Democrats in the Senate, John. She only won by about 1,0…
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July 27, 2021 at 9:01 PM

Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s historic voting rights trip to Georgia

A Woman's Place           John,   Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar is a force to be reckoned with. From pushing the Senate to finish the presidential tally on January 6 to spearheading the For the People Act, to now leading investigations into the Capitol insurrect…
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July 26, 2021 at 10:02 PM

Remember that peaceful riot on January 6?

A Woman's Place         We can think of a lot of words to describe what we saw on January 6, John -- and “peaceful” isn't one of them.   But the House will host its first January 6 committee hearing tomorrow, and Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson is still trying to c…
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July 25, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Marco Rubio’s jaw dropped

A Woman's Place         This is great news, John:   Cook Political Report moves Florida Senate race from “Likely R” to “Lean R”   Photo Source: TIME   We've always known that Rep. Val Demings is our best chance to flip Florida blue and secure our Senate major…
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July 24, 2021 at 9:01 PM

38,000 deaths makes for a great beer koozie for FL Gov. DeSantis

A Woman's Place         John,   A new report from the White House shows that Florida accounts for 20% of all new COVID-19 cases in the country, most from the highly contagious Delta variant -- and Floridians are now dying at almost twice the rate of the rest o…
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July 24, 2021 at 3:01 PM

No, Fox, Kamala Harris isn’t a “dead hyena”

A Woman's Place           John,   Far-right radio show host Jesse Kelly recently went live on Fox News to claim VP Kamala Harris “cackles like a dead hyena” -- all while host Tucker Carlson laughed in the background.   But that was just the beginning. These two…
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July 23, 2021 at 11:01 PM

Katie Hobbs isn’t letting up on Trump’s felony

A Woman's Place         John,   Arizona's Democratic Secretary of State Katie Hobbs is calling for a formal investigation into Donald Trump's “pressure campaign” in her state, reminding Arizona's Republican Attorney General that “in Arizona, interfering with e…
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July 23, 2021 at 6:02 PM

Lauren Boebert is concerned with the wrong insurrection

A Woman's Place         John,   On January 6, Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert told millions of her supporters that “today is 1776” and “America is depending on all of us.” Then, as rioters broke into the Capitol, Boebert live-tweeted about Speaker Pelosi's locati…
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July 22, 2021 at 8:01 PM

Kamala Harris is finally talking openly about reforming the filibuster

A Woman's Place         John, Democrats have had enough:   NPR: VP Kamala Harris hints at filibuster reform to protect voting rights   Republicans have been winning all year. They implemented their Jim Crow 2.0 election law in Georgia, passed massive voting re…
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July 21, 2021 at 4:02 PM

Military leaders feared a Nazi-style coup

A Woman's Place         John,   During Donald Trump's last days in office, Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Mark Milley to reassure her that Trump couldn't launch nuclear missiles to stay in power.   Milley confirmed, but wh…
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July 20, 2021 at 2:01 PM

Republicans are targeting a silent warrior

A Woman's Place         John,   Millions of Americans don't even know her name, but for weeks New Hampshire Sen. Maggie Hassan has been leading Democrats behind the scenes to pass a historic bipartisan infrastructure bill that will transform our entire country…
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July 20, 2021 at 12:01 AM

GOP raked in $240K to attack “Stacey Abrams and the liberal mob”

A Woman's Place         John,   Georgia Governor Brian Kemp just released his first ad of the cycle, and he's going all in on attacking Stacey Abrams and her “liberal mob” for putting “their political agenda ahead of ... the truth.”   That's right: The man who…
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July 19, 2021 at 10:01 PM

Kamala Harris is being accused of “dysfunction?”

A Woman's Place         John,   Anonymous and unvetted sources have been eager to share vague, ominous statements with the political press about how Kamala Harris' office suffers from low morale, communication breakdowns, and overall dysfunction. These baseles…
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July 19, 2021 at 6:01 PM

Punished for diversity, two Democratic Senators speak up

A Woman's Place         John,   Parents across America watched closely as racially-charged hate crimes surged during the pandemic. Millions asked themselves how they could manage to keep their children out of harm's way, knowing full well that their own safety…
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July 18, 2021 at 10:01 PM

Katie Hobbs demands investigation of Trump’s potential felony in Arizona

A Woman's Place         John,   Arizona GOP chair Kelli Ward actually told the Arizona Chairman of the Board of Election Supervisors: “We need you to stop the counting.” And “I know you don't want to be remembered as the guy who led the charge to certify a fra…
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July 17, 2021 at 10:01 PM

McConnell: Paying women is a “legal burden”

A Woman's Place         John,   Corporations can now continue to ignore the Equal Pay Act thanks to Senate Republicans.   Last month, the GOP shot down a bill that would have added to women's paychecks in every industry. That's because Mitch McConnell thinks f…
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July 17, 2021 at 7:01 PM

GOP rakes in $240K to stop “Stacey Abrams and the liberal mob”

A Woman's Place         John,   Georgia Governor Brian Kemp just released his first ad of the cycle, and he's going all in on attacking Stacey Abrams and her “liberal mob” for “putting their political agenda ahead of ... the truth.”   That's right: The man who…
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July 17, 2021 at 12:01 AM

Florida’s first woman governor

A Woman's Place         John,   There have been 46 governors in Florida's history, and they all have one thing in common: They have all been men.   That can change next year, but only if you're ready to help.   Florida Democrat Nikki Fried is currently the onl…
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July 16, 2021 at 9:01 PM

Why is Kamala Harris being accused of “dysfunction?”

A Woman's Place         John,   Anonymous and unvetted sources have been eager to share vague, ominous statements with the political press about how Kamala Harris' office suffers from low morale, communication breakdowns, and overall dysfunction. These baseles…
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July 15, 2021 at 10:02 PM

We finally agree with Trump

A Woman's Place         John,   While ranting about the 2020 election at one of his rallies, Donald Trump let out something we can't disagree with: “We might have been better if [Stacey Abrams] did win for governor of Georgia, to tell the truth.”   Trump was s…
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July 15, 2021 at 6:02 PM

The GOP has one target

A Woman's Place             SECURE THE SENATE   A Woman's Place   P.S. Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto only won her race by 2 points in 2016. She's the most vulnerable Democrat in the Senate, and Republicans are already spending millions to turn vot…
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July 14, 2021 at 8:02 PM

Do women have rights? Asking for an extremist

A Woman's Place         John,   You might have heard that the GOP's 6-3 majority in the Supreme Court has decided to take up a case that could overturn Roe v. Wade -- just like Trump promised. But honestly, restrictions being put in place at the state level ha…
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July 13, 2021 at 9:01 PM

Women lead the Democratic resistance

A Woman's Place         John: Bold women are leading the fight to preserve our democracy, from Washington down to Florida, but they need your support.       CONTRIBUTE     The GOP is doubling down on their racist, sexist attacks against progres…
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July 12, 2021 at 11:02 PM

Marjorie Taylor Greene’s vile obsession with Nazis

A Woman's Place         We've had enough of Marjorie Taylor Greene, John.   While millions of families are still grieving the more than 600,000 Americans who lost their lives to COVID-19, Greene has been busy using Twitter to attack the Biden administration's …
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July 11, 2021 at 8:01 PM

Boebert: “There’s no place like a Trump rally!”

A Woman's Place         John,   Donald Trump made sure to give his friend, Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert, a shoutout while headlining his “Save America” rally in Florida.   Why? The congresswoman, who still refers to Trump as “President Trump,” is one of the si…
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July 10, 2021 at 10:01 PM

Republicans are pinning the insurrection on Pelosi

A Woman's Place         John,   Despite Republican obstruction, Speaker Pelosi and House Democrats have established a select committee to investigate the Capitol attack, but the GOP has its own agenda for this committee.   According to CNN, Republican sources …
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July 10, 2021 at 7:01 PM

CNN declares Florida to be one of the 10 states most likely to flip

A Woman's Place         John, CNN's new 2022 Senate projections are in, and they're declaring that Marco Rubio's seat is one of the ten most likely to flip now that Val Demings has emerged as his challenger.   CNN's newest numbers predict that Sen. Rubio, one …
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July 9, 2021 at 9:01 PM

The ocean was on fire

A Woman's Place         John, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez isn't afraid to put her fellow lawmakers on blast:   Source: Twitter   Last week, a lobbyist for ExxonMobil, the largest oil and gas company in the country, admitted to an undercover Greenpeace UK op…
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July 8, 2021 at 4:01 PM

Fascism is on the rise in Florida

A Woman's Place         John, we need to update you on this:   The Hill: “Florida Gov signs law requiring students, faculty be asked their political beliefs.”   That's right, Trump puppet Ron DeSantis has officially brought fascism to Florida. This law recentl…
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July 7, 2021 at 8:01 PM

Mitch McConnell’s Senate

A Woman's Place           John, we don't think enough people are paying attention to this:   Republicans only need to flip one Senate seat to take back the majority next year.   Senate Republicans already blocked a January 6 commission to investigate the Capito…
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July 7, 2021 at 4:02 PM

Make way for President Ron DeSantis

A Woman's Place         John,   We should start preparing to see Florida Governor Ron DeSantis in the White House, at least according to a new 2024 straw poll that puts him three points ahead of Trump among conservative voters.   Saying this is bad news would …
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July 7, 2021 at 1:01 AM

Fascism is alive and well in Florida

A Woman's Place         John, we need to update you on this:   The Hill: “Florida Gov signs law requiring students, faculty be asked their political beliefs.”   That's right, Trump puppet Ron DeSantis has officially brought fascism to Florida. This law recentl…
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July 6, 2021 at 11:01 PM

Rep. Lauren Boebert hopes to censure Joe Biden

A Woman's Place         John,   Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert made headlines when she tweeted about Speaker Nancy Pelosi's location during the Capitol riot, but that wasn't enough for QAnon's favorite rep. Now she's introduced a resolution to censure Joe Biden,…
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July 6, 2021 at 9:01 PM

Rep. Gosar’s strategy relies on “white power”

A Woman's Place         John,   You might not have heard of Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar yet -- that's how he wants it to stay.   While many right-wing Republicans like Marjorie Taylor Greene have flooded the news cycle with conspiracy theories and hateful rhetoric…
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July 6, 2021 at 7:01 PM

Marjorie Taylor Greene on the Jan. 6 committee

A Woman's Place         John,   Despite the GOP's best efforts to block an investigation into the January 6 insurrection, Speaker Nancy Pelosi has introduced a resolution to create a 13-member January 6 select committee.   We're proud of Speaker Pelosi's dedic…
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July 5, 2021 at 10:01 PM

Rep. Lauren Boebert plans to censure Joe Biden

A Woman's Place         John,   Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert made headlines when she tweeted about Speaker Nancy Pelosi's location during the Capitol riot, but that wasn't enough for QAnon's favorite rep. Now she's introduced a resolution to censure Joe Biden,…
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July 4, 2021 at 5:01 PM

Marjorie Taylor Greene on the January 6 committee

A Woman's Place         John,   Despite the GOP's best efforts to block an investigation into the January 6 insurrection, Speaker Nancy Pelosi has introduced a resolution to create a 13-member January 6 select committee.   We're proud of Speaker Pelosi's dedic…
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July 3, 2021 at 7:01 PM

Republican revenge on Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto

A Woman's Place         John,   Mitch McConnell promised that “100 percent” of his focus was on “stopping this administration,” and he wasn't kidding.   If Republicans retake the Senate next year, we WILL see a massive rollback of voting rights, a repeal of th…
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July 2, 2021 at 8:02 PM

Trump is getting closer to jail time

A Woman's Place         John, the walls are closing in on Donald Trump.   As Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance and New York Attorney General Letitia James conclude their investigations into the Trump Organization, Donald Trump is getting nervous.   Calling the investig…
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July 2, 2021 at 3:02 PM

Fascism is thriving in Florida

A Woman's Place         John, we need to update you on this:   The Hill: “Florida Gov signs law requiring students, faculty be asked their political beliefs.”   That's right, Trump puppet Ron DeSantis has officially brought fascism to Florida. This law went in…
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July 1, 2021 at 11:01 PM

This fascist law in Florida goes into effect today

A Woman's Place         John, we need to update you on this:   The Hill: “Florida Gov signs law requiring students, faculty be asked their political beliefs.”   That's right, Trump puppet Ron DeSantis has officially brought fascism to Florida. This law went in…
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July 1, 2021 at 4:02 PM

“The little communist from New York City”

A Woman's Place         John,   Last week, Marjorie Taylor Greene took her racist show on the road as part of Donald Trump's revenge tour. As always, Marjorie Taylor Greene took aim at Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, calling her “the little communist f…
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June 30, 2021 at 7:02 PM

The fascist wave starts in Florida

A Woman's Place         John, we need to update you on this:   The Hill: “Florida Gov signs law requiring students, faculty be to be surveyed on political beliefs.”   That's right, Trump puppet Ron DeSantis has officially brought fascism to Florida. This law g…
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June 30, 2021 at 3:04 PM

GA GOP blames Stacey Abrams for election distrust

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Brad Raffensberger, Georgia's Secretary of State, has claimed that Georgia's “election integrity” struggles began in 2018, when Stacey Abrams refused to concede in a tight gubernatorial race marred with voter suppression.   A…
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June 29, 2021 at 4:03 PM

Is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez too radical?

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez condemned the GOP moments after Republican senators used the Jim Crow filibuster to block the For the People Act: “Call me radical, but I do not believe a minority of Senators should be able to b…