TITLE

Activists Work on Progressive Candidate Elections and Ballot Initiatives

AUTHOR(S)
Drnach, Melody
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
National NOW Times;Winter2007, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the efforts of National Organization for Women (NOW) activists to work on progressive candidate elections and ballot initiatives in the U.S. Their collective efforts have helped feminist Nancy Pelosi to be the first woman to serve as Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. Linda Berg, NOW's political director, said that they deployed NOW Political Action Committee (PAC) staff to campaigns in several U.S. states to identify and turn out women's votes.
ACCESSION #
23875325

 

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