Donald Trump has recently released a maternity leave plan as part of his cynical rebranding. But Democrats know the truth – that these are empty words from a man who once called pregnant employees “an inconvenience.”
And while Trump and Senate Republicans have been insulting women and busy families, Democrats have been fighting for paid family leave for years.
It’s time to get serious about paid family leave in America. Add your name and help the Senate Democrats stand...More
Sign if you agree: Women voters will make history in 2016
In 2012, women made up over half of all voters. This year, women have an even greater opportunity to influence a historic election and shape a progressive future for America.
Women voters have the power to spark true change by electing pro-choice Democratic women at the local, state, and national levels – including the opportunity to elect the first woman President of the United States....More
Help Flip the Senate in 2016!
2016 will be a historic year as we work to break the highest, hardest glass ceiling and help put the first woman in the White House. But progress will only be possible if we make sure there’s a Democratic Congress come next January.
If we want a president who will ignite real and lasting change, we must flip the Senate this November by electing more pro-choice Democratic women.
With nine qualified women...More
We are four seats away from taking back the Senate this November, and all eyes are on Ohio. Democrat Ted Strickland is running in one of the tightest races in the country against Republican Senator Rob Portman.
Stand with Ted Strickland to help Democrats win a key battleground Senate seat in Ohio!
Ted has spent his career fighting for working families. As the son of a steelworker and one of nine children, Ted grew up understanding the value of hard work and...More
Senator Bernie Sanders said it best: "We produced, by far, the most progressive platform in the history of the Democratic Party. Our job now is to see that platform implemented by a Democratic Senate."
Answer Bernie’s call and sign up to help us elect a Democratic Senate in November.
Right now, our progressive platform is in danger. The GOP is fighting hard to make sure that Donald Trump becomes president and can work with a Republican Senate.
The Grand Canyon: it is one of America’s greatest treasures. Countless families make the trek every year to marvel at the beauty of nature, its power, and its magnitude. Now, big businesses and anti-environmentalists are looking to intrude upon and pollute the Grand Canyon all in the name of profit.
The debate? Whether or not uranium mines—known to emit toxic chemicals in the air and threaten local water supplies—should be allowed in this national jewel...More
Women are the backbone of our families, our communities, and our economy – and the truth is Ohio’s working families won’t be able to get ahead until Ohio’s women have a fair chance to achieve their full potential.
That’s why Ted Strickland’s Ohio Families First Plan includes support for issues like equal pay, paid family leave, affordable childcare, and accessible women’s health care.
Ted Strickland has a proven...More
Support Pro-Choice Democratic Women
43 years after Roe v. Wade secured the right to a safe, legal abortion, access to women’s health care is under extreme threat.
Now more than ever, voters need to elect pro-choice Democratic women who will fight for the reproductive rights of women across the country.
Since 2011, 320 state laws have been enacted restricting a woman’s ability to get an abortion, including 30 laws passed just this year...More
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan released a 57-page plan that, among other things, deals several blows to climate action. It includes a proposal to repeal 'all climate-change regulations under the Clean Air Act,' and claims its purpose is to force some "humility" on federal agencies like the EPA.
When it comes to the climate crisis, we don't need "humility." We need action. And this Congress has not taken one actionable step towards solving the problem—instead, they've blocked every...More
For the first time in American history, we have a national plan to limit the dangerous climate pollution spewing from our fossil fuel-fired power plants – the single largest source of carbon pollution in our nation and one of the largest in the world. We can’t let that slip away.
But dirty energy forces are fighting climate progress through a relentless series of legal attacks. We’re fighting hard to stop this latest senseless effort attacking EPA’s vital limits on climate pollution—...More