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Jul 21, 2019
Councilwoman Diaz announces run for 13th state Senate district
Lancaster City Councilwoman Janet Diaz announced her bid for state Senate on Saturday. Diaz is running as a Democrat in the 13th senatorial district, ...
Jul 8, 2019
‘Everything inside of me broke’: Newly elected Pa. lawmaker wants the Capitol to confront gun violence
The first time violence tore through state Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell’s family, she was 8 years old. Her father was shot and died in her mother’s ...
May 24, 2019
Rothchild May be a First for Scranton
Voters in Scranton took a step toward making history in Tuesday night’s election. One of the winners of the Democratic nomination for city ...
May 20, 2019
Twenty Women Running in the Democratic Primaries Received Emerge Pennsylvania Training
Emerge Pennsylvania alumnae and current class members will appear on the ballot for almost every level of local office in the ...
Apr 4, 2019
Movita Johnson-Harrell Is Now the First Muslim Woman in the Pennsylvania State Legislature
As told to Madison Feller Historically, women have needed to be convinced to enter politics. But since the 2016 presidential election, thousands of ...
Mar 13, 2019
Emerge Pennsylvania Alumna, Movita Johnson-Harrell Wins Special Election
The newly elected State Representative is the first Muslim Woman Elected to the PA House. PHILADELPHIA – Women’s History Month is usually about ...
Feb 11, 2019
‘Breakthrough moment’: Anti-Trump fires forge historic field of 2020 women
The roster of female officeholders vying for the Democratic nomination now numbers five, more than in any presidential primary election in ...
Nov 9, 2018
Emerge Pennsylvania Seeks New Executive Director
The next Executive Director will lead the premier training program and candidate pipeline for Democratic women in Pennsylvania. HARRISBURG – During ...
Nov 7, 2018
Democratic women make inroads in Pennsylvania and across America
For a large sector of the electorate it was payback time. On Tuesday, the blue wave had strong pink undertones. Democrats accomplished their goal of ...
Nov 7, 2018
WFMZ 69 News
Behind the Ballot: Women win big in midterms
Pennsylvania has never had four women serving in Congress, and a woman hasn’t represented the state since 2014. That’s changed. The ...