Hate Right Here in Westchester

August 18th, 2017

– What we feared is indeed the new reality – This White House is in the hands of anti-Semitic misogynistic white supremacists. Dear Pro-Choice Voters, Donald Trump and his closest advisers have turned the clock back to a time where discrimination and hate were an accepted, common trait of American life. They began before the General Election with  … Read more

GOP’s top candidates fail women

May 29th, 2014

The Republicans’ top two candidates, for governor and attorney general, are anti-choice candidates who have shown true disdain for the well-being of New York women. No longer is the standard bearer for the Republican Party pro-choice governor Nelson Rockefeller, who signed New York’s abortion-rights bill into law. Instead, today’s New York Republican Party has sought  … Read more

What They Think About Women

May 22nd, 2014

Please read our op-ed that appeared in the Journal News today. It takes a hard look at New York’s new Republican Party and its views on women. Sadly, there seem to be no Nelson Rockefellers. Governor Nelson Rockefeller signed New York State’s abortion rights bill into law in 1970. When vetoing the 1972 attempt to  … Read more

Astorino – NOT an Equal Opportunity Advocate!

March 11th, 2014

A few simple words from Astorino about his family speak volumes on his views on women. Astorino has called Albany a “cesspool of corruption” “where he’d never allow his two daughters to work.” (Click here to read Newsday, 3/7/2014) What about his son? Astorino has two daughters and a son. Is he saying it’s okay  … Read more

The Demise of Abortion Rights in New York State

March 3rd, 2014

The end of abortion rights in New York State is coming, and not with a bang but with a whimper. Its demise is already in full swing. The cause is the election of politicians like Jeff Klein and Michael Kaplowitz who claimed to be pro-choice advocates to get our votes but then aligned themselves with anti-choice  … Read more

Will Westchester Medical Center Be Forced To Ban Abortions?

December 6th, 2013

I didn’t know who to vote for… so I didn’t vote.  I have heard these words repeated over and over again since the November 5th Election. Why?  Because the over 85,000 voters in our database who have relied on finding the bright yellow ProChoice Voting Guide in their mailboxes every year – the guide that  … Read more

Noam Bramson vs. Rob Astorino – The Facts

April 30th, 2013

The lines have been drawn for this November’s elections and everything is at stake. Every seat in Westchester County government is up for grabs — including that of the County Executive. One can honestly say that November will determine the fate of  our County for years to come. This year’s election will be about values and a vision for  … Read more

It’s not the snow-the ground is moving under your feet

February 12th, 2013

Do You Feel the Ground Moving? That’s the safety net being ripped out from under your feet right here in Westchester County. The Bad News County Government at its Worst Westchester’s present County Executive, Rob Astorino, and his gang of nine are playing fast and loose with the county budget, borrowing money to pay for  … Read more

January 22nd – A Day to Say Thank You

January 23rd, 2013

Forty years ago today, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a landmark decision, Roe v. Wade. That decision declared that women have the constitutional right to have an abortion. This single court decision has saved the lives of many, many women. Before you do anything else today, turn to your mother, your grandmother, your aunt,  … Read more

Westchester County Board Passes Paul Ryan’s Budget

December 14th, 2012

Westchester County Board Passes Paul Ryan’s Budget –Line items may be different but the effect is the same— Protect the top 2% while trampling on the middle class and working poor, with a bull’s eye being placed squarely on the foreheads of working women. One week ago, anti-choice County Executive Astorino with the support of  … Read more