An exasperated Rep Gerry Connolly calls out Republicans on their treatment of Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards and calls it a war on women.
Jon Stewart ridiculed Right Wing Texas State Representatives. He unleashed on Debbie Riddle’s rather silly bill and a Rep that was married 5 times.
Emily’s List is celebrating 30 years of getting women elected. Watch its President Stephanie Schriock caution women on the meaning of a 2016 Republican win.
This question made Lisa Kudrow seem like a deer staring at headlights when Bill Maher asked her this question from someone in his online audience.
Wendy Davis and many others have called out Greg Abbott for the damage he would inflict on women, the poor, and middle class in Texas. It’s time to vote!
Jon Stewart and Kristen Schaal use this funny Daily Show skit to slam GOP ads stereotyping and showing contempt for women’s intelligence.
Stephanie Miller annihilates Carly Fiorina Carly Fiorina appeared on Candy Crowley’s CNN show State of the Union. It was evident that she was sent out as a female to defend the indefensible. It is sad that some women have allowed themselves to be used as pawns to defend or promote draconian policies instituted by men […]
Jon Stewart shows a very sexist news media Jon Stewart did it again. But why did it take so long to come up with such a readily available montage? The double standard in the media based on gender is prolific. When John Stewart showed incidences side by side it is downright upsetting. In the video […]
Last week it was reported that Greg Abbott’s Attorney General office displayed a salary ‘hostility’ towards women. Greg Abbott pays women substantially less than men in comparable jobs. The San Antonio Express-News is reporting that Anglos continue to vastly outnumber minorities in key positions. Moreover, Anglos earn substantially more for comparable positions. Anglo assistant attorneys […]
Press Release March 20, 2014 Contact: Rebecca Acuña: (956) 206-5853 Wendy R. Davis for Governor Campaign Women in Abbott AG’s Office Make Less Than TX State Average Texas Women Make Average 79 Cents on the Dollar Compared to Men Women in Abbott’s AG Office Make Average 74 Cents on the Dollar Compared to Male Co-Workers […]
Brutal Statewide Coverage on Greg Abbott Equal Pay Disaster In media report after media report both in Texas and nationally, Texas voters learned two things about Greg Abbott yesterday. 1. Women in his office earn less money than men. 2. He finally said he would veto the very equal pay legislation that would help those […]
There is an omnibus bill, The Minnesota Women’s Economic Security Act that is intended to correcting systemic barriers to economic progress. The bill closes the gender pay gap, increases the minimum wage to $9.50, expands access to high-quality education, expands family and sick leave for working families, protects women against discrimination in the workplace, encourages […]
Mike Huckabee Attacks It is unbelievable that Mike Huckabee would join the dog whistling parade. Mike Huckabee was always a good Republican that actually spoke to the indigent, the middle class, and others albeit from a very conservative point of view. He however refrained from the epithets and dog whistles. He was successful in blowing […]
Politics Done Right with Egberto Willies Saturday 12:00 Noon Central/1:00 PM Eastern Call In, talk and/or Listen: (646) 929-2495 Listen On Computer/Smartphone Live/Podcast: HERE This week’s show Will Women Revolt In 2014? Did women not fight battles many decades ago to get complete autonomy over their own bodies? Should it not be settled law that […]
Women Revolt In 2014? Thanksgiving gives one the opportunity to discuss and debate with friends and family about issues political and otherwise. A lot of discussion this Thanksgiving both at dinner and during the days leading up to it concentrated on women’s issues. My wife has Lupus, a chronic autoimmune disease. This disease is characterized […]
Texas Senator Leticia Van De Putte Announces For Lieutenant Governor Texas women are ready to fight back. The Republican establishment has been in a continual war with women for several years. Today Texas Senator Leticia Van De Putte announced that she will be running for Texas Lieutenant Governor. A few weeks ago Wendy Davis announced […]
You have got to give it to Republicans, they are efficient. Why should they spend their time trying to adopt women centric and women friendly policies, when they can simply reduce their impact on elections? They simply institute another form of voter suppression. This year seem to be the year that America has taken several […]
Wendy Davis announced her entry into the Texas Governor’s race on October 3rd, 2013. She will turn Texas blue. She did so with scores of grassroots and average Texans watching live via Internet streaming throughout the entire state of Texas. There were house parties and watch parties in real time from Houston to Austin, Brownsville […]
Patty Pinkley President of Humble Area Democrats and member of Kingwood Area Democrats Patty Pinkley writes a prescient piece on the state of oppressive women’s policies in the state of Texas. Patty says: My fellow women, God forbid that you or a loved one is raped. If a pregnancy is the product of that rape […]
No one will forget those poignant videos of Texas Department of Public Safety troopers stopping women in their cars, pulling them over, and using the excuse of smelling weed to conduct body searches. These tactics were supposedly not the department policies yet they occurred in two distinctly different parts of the state. The officers involved […]