December 28th, 2012

2013 – What Lies Ahead

Wow, what a year 2012 has been. On the one hand, we had pro-choice victories across the country and in New York, with women’s rights candidates winning big. More women will serve in the US Senate in 2013 than ever
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December 19th, 2012

Seemingly Insurmountable Challenges, Our Unprecedented Victories & the On-going War on Women

Why, after electing a pro-choice president to a second term, increasing the number of pro-choice elected officials in Congress and in Albany, and electing an historic number of pro-choice women to office in Washington, does it still feel like 1965?
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September 27th, 2012

Candidate Bob Cohen is Anti-Choice!!

Bob Cohen is anti-choice!  NO if’s and’s or but’s about it. This man will say anything to get elected and that makes him the most dangerous kind of candidate there is. Bob Cohen already has a history of turning his
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August 10th, 2012

News Alert: There will be NO ProChoice Voting Guide This Year unless…

There will be no bright yellow ProChoice voting guide in your mailbox this election year unless we can raise $33,000 by September 30th. The implications of this are huge, and all are negative for the pro-choice community. Anti-choice candidates will
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May 24th, 2012

Astorino Supports Terrorizing Women – Vetoes Clinic Access Bill

Last Friday, just minutes after the conclusion of a press conference calling on the County Executive to support safe access of reproductive health care centers, Astorino vetoed  the bill. (Watch the Press Conference.) He cited a litany of trumped up
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May 13th, 2012

Clinic Access Bill Passes, But For How Long?

The Good News: The Clinic Access Bill Passed The Bad News: Two Legislators Betrayed Us! Let me start by saying thank you to those who came out. Because you were there, you gave force and conviction to our words. The
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February 13th, 2012

Nicholas D. Kristoff, you got it right! “Beyond Pelvic Politics”

Beyond Pelvic Politics By Nicholas D. Kristof, The New York Times, 2/11/2012 I MAY not be as theologically sophisticated as American bishops, but I had thought that Jesus talked more about helping the poor than about banning contraceptives. The debates
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February 13th, 2012

President Obama, Contraception & the First Amendment

“Under intense pressure from the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, President Obama today said that the White House would not back down from its guarantee that insurance companies must cover contraception without co-pays.  Instead, the President announced that it would
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February 3rd, 2012

The Komen Foundation: an Apology, Not a Reversal

When an Apology is Just an Apology The Apology Although the Komen Foundation has apologized, it has not actually reversed its decision. It will honor grants to which Komen has previously committed to for 2012 but it does not say
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October 24th, 2011

Meet Westchester’s Own Pro-Choice Male Brigade!

We Must Protect Our Rights and Westchester by Electing Strong, Independent Leaders!  Meet Westchester’s Pro-Choice  Male Brigade!! –DISTRICT #2 Bedford, Lewisboro, Mt. Kisco, North Salem, Pound Ridge & part of Somers. Peter Harckham was first elected to the County Legislature
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