Here is some inspiration to share from International Women's Day and #ADayWithoutAWoman:
Today is International Women's Day
"A stronger, more reflective democracy is only achieved
when women are part of the equation." (Click to Tweet)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Michelle C. Whittaker, Director of Communications
March 14, 2017
Groups Urge Full Senate Hearing on Judge Gorsuch
Given Trump Administration’s Poor Track Record for Vetting
The Democracy Initiative is pleased to announce that Michelle Whittaker will join the DI team as Director of Communications/Digital Media. We are fortunate to have been able to hire Michelle who is an experienced communications professional who has dedicated her career to building public awareness around issues affecting social justice and democracy.
Monday, February 6th, the DI hosted a Tele-Town on SCOTUS Nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch. DI Executive Director Wendy Fields was joined by Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR), and Greenpeace USA Executive Director Annie Leonard.
Annie Leonard detailed the strength of the resistance in the first few weeks of President Trump's Administration in reaction to a number of his executive orders and his nominees.
Thanks to the resistance, the administration and GOP led congress have:
For Immediate Release
January 27, 2017
Monisha Som, 202.448.0219
Democracy Initiative Calls on Democratic Senators to Debate Each Trump Nominee for 30 Hours