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A · [email protected]
January 28, 2022 at 6:44 PM

📅 strategy session Tuesday

The first budgeting deadline of 2022 is 3 days away – can you believe it?!? Neither can we. Luckily our team is already hard at work identifying women in key districts that need our support. Our work in 2020 helped deliver a Democratic majority in the House and Senate. Now we are working …
ACTION ALERT via AWP · [email protected]
January 27, 2022 at 12:58 AM

BREAKING: SCOTUS seat to open!

  BREAKING: Reports are out and Justice Stephen Breyer plans to retire this summer. That means there will be an open seat on the highest court of our land, and it should go to a woman. Agree? Instantly add your name now! Of the 115 Supreme Court Justices in history, only 5 have bee…
Mary Gay Scanlon · [email protected]
January 26, 2022 at 5:14 PM

FW: Starting Fresh

Hi John, Did you catch the email from my team? If you need a reminder of why we are here and continuing to push for A Woman’s Place PAC, look no further. I started A Woman’s Place because I quickly realized that I could not win a seat, much less make change in our nation’s politics, alone…
A · [email protected]
January 24, 2022 at 8:20 PM

Starting Fresh

We wanted to take a moment to thank you for the continued support of our work in 2021. Now that we’re gearing up for the 2022 midterm elections, we’re stepping back to reflect on who we are and how we can get more women elected to the House in 2022! A Woman’s Place supports progressive wo…
A · [email protected]
December 31, 2021 at 8:12 PM

Val Demings closing in, Rubio too distracted to govern

A Woman's Place         Hi John, CNN just ranked Marco Rubio the #2 Republican Most Likely to be Ousted in 2022. And Rubio—who brags about his A+ NRA rating as gun deaths surge on his watch—just raised $5.5 million from the gun-nuts he admires more than working…
A · [email protected]
December 31, 2021 at 2:22 PM

Marco Rubio chose the NRA. Val Demings is choosing us.

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   As gun deaths surge, Republican Florida Governor Ron DeSantis will short-staff Florida's police precincts, ordering cops to chase baseless election fraud conspiracies instead of preventing murders.   DeSantis is covering for …
A · [email protected]
December 31, 2021 at 1:07 AM

“Roe’s days are numbered” (MSNBC)

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   "Supreme Court conservatives look ready to gut Roe v. Wade," CNBC reports as Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization heats up in Trump's conservative-packed SCOTUS.   The New York Times reports that “clinics in 22 states…
A · [email protected]
December 30, 2021 at 2:10 PM

DeSantis thinks women 60+ are more dangerous than guns

A Woman's Place         Hi John, Rather than directing tax dollars towards solving surging murders, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis will soon divert $5.7 million to pay cops to throw out 60+ year-old Democratic women's votes. The Miami Herald reports that eight o…
A · [email protected]
December 29, 2021 at 5:07 PM

If Roe falls, birth control is next

A Woman's Place         Hi John, The Washington Post reports Republican-led states are gearing up to “ban contraceptive access entirely” after Brett Kavanaugh's conservative Supreme Court supermajority overturns Roe v. Wade. "I mean this: Women will die,” Vice …
A · [email protected]
December 29, 2021 at 12:13 AM

Shooting survivors rally behind Val Demings

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Gun deaths have surged by 10% on Marco Rubio's watch. According to The Miami Herald, eight of Rubio's constituents die each day, yet he refuses to put government money towards saving their lives.   Val Demings knows that “it'…
A · [email protected]
December 28, 2021 at 3:18 PM

We could lose Roe. VP Harris: “Women will die.”

A Woman's Place         Hi John, "I mean this: Women will die," Vice President Kamala Harris said. “And it is not an extreme statement—it is a fact," The New York Times reports that if ultra-conservative Justices Kavanaugh, Alito, Gorsuch, Coney Barrett, Thomas…
A · [email protected]
December 21, 2021 at 2:21 PM

Tonight’s deadline determines Senate control

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   The final 2021 FEC filing deadline is less than two weeks away, but St. Pete's latest poll shows that the blank check Marco Rubio's millionaire donors cut him to strengthen his lead over Val Demings and end abortion rights is…
A · [email protected]
December 20, 2021 at 3:23 PM

Demings on gun deaths: “Rubio, you have been warned”

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Gun deaths have surged by 10% since Marco Rubio took office in 2010. The Miami Herald reports that eight of his constituents die per day as Rubio refuses to spend government money even to save lives.   Val Demings knows “it's…
A · [email protected]
December 19, 2021 at 3:17 PM

McConnell thinks moms don’t know what’s best for their kids

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Mitch McConnell is laser-focused on tearing out all childcare provisions for our families from Democrats' historic Build Back Better agenda, recently belittling the plan as a “toddler takeover,” Esquire reports.   For years, …
A · [email protected]
December 18, 2021 at 4:17 PM

Tonight’s deadline to protect Val Demings

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Abortion rights champion Val Demings is about to oust Marco Rubio from the Senate and rally Democrats to end Mitch McConnell's sexist filibuster to transform Roe v. Wade into federal law.   But the latest St. Pete poll shows …
A · [email protected]
December 17, 2021 at 11:17 PM

MSNBC: “Roe’s days are numbered”

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   "Supreme Court conservatives look ready to gut Roe v. Wade," CNBC reports as Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization heats up in Trump's conservative-packed SCOTUS.   Look, Brett Kavanaugh thinks abortion rights will end…
A · [email protected]
December 17, 2021 at 3:08 PM

The NRA gives Marco Rubio an A+

A Woman's Place         John, The Miami Herald reports: Val Demings “endorsed in Miami on Dec. 13 by Giffords PAC, an anti-gun violence political committee." Meanwhile, Marco Rubio opposes any new government spending to save Americans from being gunned down in …
FLORIDA SENATE UPDATE (via A · [email protected]
December 16, 2021 at 11:08 PM

President Ron DeSantis?

A Woman's Place         Hi John, Donald Trump just announced that Florida Governor Ron Desantis would be a “good” Vice President pick if Trump runs again in 2024. And if Trump doesn't run, Newsweek reports that "Ron DeSantis beats every Republican" in the field…
A · [email protected]
December 15, 2021 at 3:34 PM

Val Demings down by 2, Rubio too distracted to govern

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Homicide rates and shootings are on the rise in Florida— but Marco Rubio opposes any new government spending to save Americans from being gunned down in his home state. The NRA gives Marco Rubio an A+.   Meanwhile, Democrat V…
A · [email protected]
December 14, 2021 at 5:52 PM

Ron DeSantis thinks 60+ year-old women should not vote

A Woman's Place         Hi John, Democratic women will put Val Demings in the Senate and end Marco Rubio's career by turning out in larger numbers than any other demographic in Florida. That's exactly why Florida Governor Ron DeSantis wants to “beef up the stat…
A · [email protected]
November 24, 2021 at 2:48 PM

7 days until Roe v. Wade could be thrown out

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   In just one week, Brett Kavanagh's Supreme Court will hear a case that could reverse Roe vs. Wade. TIME calls this “the biggest fight for abortion rights in a generation.”   “Alarm bells are ringing loudly about the threat to…
A · [email protected]
November 23, 2021 at 11:18 PM

DeSantis wants cops to disqualify 60+ women’s ballots

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Democratic women will put Val Demings in the Senate and end Marco Rubio's career by turning out in larger numbers than any other demographic in Florida.   That's exactly why MSNBC reports that Florida Governor Ron DeSantis wa…
A · [email protected]
November 22, 2021 at 5:32 PM

In Florida, homicide rate rises while Rubio skips work

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   CNN reports that homicides “continue to rise” in Florida, but Marco Rubio opposes all new government spending, even if it goes towards saving his constituents' lives. And Rubio—who has skipped 14 important Senate hearings in …
A · [email protected]
November 21, 2021 at 4:28 PM

DeSantis targets 60+ year-old women’s votes

A Woman's Place         Hi John, We wrote to you earlier this week about Florida GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis' plan to suppress the votes of older women across the state. The Maddow Blog reports that DeSantis “doesn't believe drop-boxes should exist anywhere in the st…
A · [email protected]
November 20, 2021 at 4:07 PM

With Demings down 2, Rubio skipping work

A Woman's Place         Hi John, Instead of doing his job, Marco Rubio has skipped 14 Senate hearings in just the last two months, missing critical discussion about the economy, foreign relations, and elder care. That's because Rubio is focusing 100% of his tim…
A · [email protected]
November 19, 2021 at 2:46 PM

Trump’s hand-picked Senate candidate surges in North Carolina

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   POLITICO just reported that North Carolina is “Democrats' most winnable flip” for one reason: Cheri Beasley. Beasley is a former public defender who led her state through the COVID-19 pandemic as the first African American wo…
A · [email protected]
November 18, 2021 at 6:07 PM

Radical right-wing insurgent targets Maggie Hassan

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   New Hampshire Senator Maggie Hassan barely won her Senate race in 2016 by a margin of just 1,017 votes. Now, she's up for reelection again in a race that will determine control of the Senate in 2022.   GOP candidate Don Boldu…
A · [email protected]
November 17, 2021 at 6:22 PM

DeSantis thinks 60+ year-old women should not vote

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Democratic women will put Val Demings in the Senate and end Marco Rubio's career by turning out in larger numbers than any other demographic in Florida.   That's exactly why Florida Governor Ron DeSantis wants to “beef up the…
A · [email protected]
November 16, 2021 at 10:46 PM

Demings within 2, guilty Rubio can’t think straight

A Woman's Place         Please read this today, John:   We cannot thank you enough for all you're doing to protect and expand Democrats' Senate Majority. Through your incredible generosity, we've rushed Val Demings crucial support in her campaign against Marco…
SENATE UPDATE (Via A · [email protected]
November 10, 2021 at 3:04 PM

POLITICO: Cheri Beasley is “the future of the Democratic South”

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   On December 1, Brett Kavanaugh and Donald Trump's Supreme Court will hear a restrictive Mississippi abortion case. Kavanaugh could effectively overturn Roe v. Wade.   We need to defeat every single GOP Senator who supports ba…
A · [email protected]
November 9, 2021 at 5:35 PM

Demings down by 2, Rubio too distracted to govern

A Woman's Place         Hi John,   Homicide rates and shootings are on the rise in Florida— but Marco Rubio opposes any new government spending to save Americans from being gunned down in his home state. The NRA gives Marco Rubio an A+.   Meanwhile, Democrat V…
SENATE ALERT (via A · [email protected]
November 3, 2021 at 11:02 PM

Shady new attack ads target Demings

A Woman's Place         John, this is huge—   Marco Rubio is spending big on a vicious new spread of television attack ads aimed to crush Val Demings.   Demings trails Rubio in the race for Florida's Senate seat by two percentage points. And if we don't fight …
SENATE ALERT (via A · [email protected]
November 2, 2021 at 11:04 PM

Florida Senate: Val Demings down by 2 to Marco Rubio, 46%–48%

A Woman's Place         John,   Mitch McConnell knows that if sexist careerist Marco Rubio can crush Val Demings' historic Senate campaign, McConnell will regain control of the Senate, allowing him to continue blocking federal funding for abortions and making …
A · [email protected]
October 27, 2021 at 2:03 PM

DOJ descends: Matt Gaetz is finished

A Woman's Place         John,   Matt Gaetz—whose former “wingman” plead guilty to child sex trafficking last summer—is convinced he's above the law.   Attorney General Merrick Garland disagrees.   THE NEW YORK TIMES: Merrick Garland's Department of Justice add…
A · [email protected]
October 26, 2021 at 10:32 PM

Republican extremists killed Rosie Jimenez...

A Woman's Place         John,   Rosie Jimenez was just 27 years old when she ran out of options. CNN reports that Republicans made it impossible for Rosie to find a safe, affordable abortion in Texas. Rosie found an unlicensed midwife to terminate her pregnanc…
A · [email protected]
October 26, 2021 at 2:05 PM

On the latest GOP voting rights assault

A Woman's Place         John,   Brian Kemp single-handedly purged over 1.4 million valid voter registrations from Georgia's rolls from 2012 to 2018 as Secretary of State.   Kemp then ran for governor as he continued to purge voter registrations, going on to “d…
A · [email protected]
October 25, 2021 at 9:02 PM

“Disgrace.” Greta blasts GOP fossil fuels plan

A Woman's Place         John,   Hours after he was sworn in as president, Joe Biden synchronized US policy with inspiring teen activist Greta Thunberg's bold vision for global action on climate change by rejoining the historic Paris Climate Accord.   But Greta…
A · [email protected]
October 24, 2021 at 2:02 PM

Mitch is impoverishing millions of our kids

A Woman's Place         John,   More than 1 in 6 American children live in extreme poverty.   And today, Democrats have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to lift millions of children out of poverty by immediately passing the much-needed child tax credit and u…
A · [email protected]
October 23, 2021 at 2:04 PM

Zero abortions in the US by 2022

A Woman's Place         John,   The Republican Party's plot to ban abortion across America just scored some major victories.   The GOP-led Texas state legislature successfully banned abortion, recently upheld by the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. And on Decembe…
A · [email protected]
October 22, 2021 at 10:04 PM

GOP extremists killed Rosie Jimenez

A Woman's Place         John,   Rosie Jimenez was just 27 years old when she ran out of options. CNN reports that Republicans made it impossible for Rosie to find a safe, affordable abortion in Texas. Rosie found an unlicensed midwife to terminate her pregnanc…
A · [email protected]
October 17, 2021 at 3:32 PM

Republican extremists killed Rosie Jimenez

A Woman's Place         John,   Rosie Jimenez was just 27 years old when she ran out of options. CNN reports that Republicans made it impossible for Rosie to find a safe, affordable abortion in Texas. Rosie found an unlicensed midwife to terminate her pregnanc…
A · [email protected]
October 16, 2021 at 3:02 PM

Trump’s SCOTUS is eroding RBG’s legacy on the anniversary of her death

A Woman's Place         John,   We lost women's rights bulldog Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg just over a year ago today.   RBG was larger than life. Well into her eighties, she did pushups, squats, and curled dumbbells every morning.   RBG was just one of nine f…
A · [email protected]
October 14, 2021 at 2:04 PM

We are sick and tired of this corruption.

A Woman's Place         John,   Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Pramila Jayapal are forces to be reckoned with.   Major accounting firms are making billions by evading tax laws. And by funneling dark money to fund the campaigns of Republicans and GOP Super PACS…
A · [email protected]
October 12, 2021 at 2:02 PM

We can’t pull back our support of women now.

A Woman's Place         John, we're worried.   THE HILL: "Allies see rising prospect of Trump 2024 White House bid"   With every passing day, the threat of Trump running for President in 2024 becomes more real.   John, Trump spent four years using every single…
A · [email protected]
September 28, 2021 at 3:02 PM

Extreme Republicans are smashing fundraising goals

A Woman's Place         John -- Majorie Taylor Greene and Lauren Boebert are two of the most extreme and dangerous Republicans in Congress.   Greene and Boebert spent the past year spreading blatant lies about the pandemic at the expense of American lives and …
A · [email protected]
September 27, 2021 at 6:01 PM

Now’s our time to fight for Stacey

A Woman's Place         John,   Stacey Abrams is still on the frontlines fighting to secure Democratic victories across the country and protect our right to vote. She pushed support for voting rights bills, helped keep California's Democratic Governor in offic…
SENATE ALERT (via A · [email protected]
September 26, 2021 at 10:01 PM

Marco Rubio is attacking our democracy.

A Woman's Place         John,   Trump loyalist and Senator Marco Rubio just attacked Rep. Val Demings, criticizing her for fighting against the archaic filibuster. The Senate filibuster has been the largest roadblock to our defense against the GOP's crusades o…
A · [email protected]
September 25, 2021 at 2:03 PM

DeSantis is playing games with our lives

A Woman's Place         John, DeSantis is not giving up.   Trump puppet Ron DeSantis is asking Florida's appeals court to block the complaints of school boards who want to protect their students and mandate masks. Even as COVID-19 cases rise in Florida, DeSant…
A · [email protected]
September 21, 2021 at 9:01 PM

Please confirm: Trump “turnkey” defense plan needs YOU

A Woman's Place         John,   Politico is reporting that disgraced sexist Donald Trump is building a “turnkey” campaign operation for 2024.   We're doing everything we can to knock out Trump's grimy GOP allies like Matt Gaetz and Ted Cruz, while protecting b…
A · [email protected]
September 21, 2021 at 2:03 PM

POLITICO: Trump builds “turnkey” 2024 campaign

A Woman's Place         John,   Donald Trump is building a “turnkey” campaign operation for 2024.   Despite no formal announcement, Politico recently broke the news that over a dozen of Trump's closest advisors say the chances he will run are “between 99 and 1…