ERA in the News: June 17-June 21

Hello all,

We're officially NINE DAYS away from the first-ever ERA Day. The event continues to gain steam up and down the coast. We'll be joined by the phenomenal team at Equal Means Equal, who will help us kick off our evening happy hour and 80's Dance Party! If you haven't gotten your tickets yet please do so now  https://one.bidpal.net/eraday/

States in green are where the ERA was in the news.

States in green are where the ERA was in the news.


Now onto the news...

NATIONAL

June 17 Patricia Arquette lives--and works-- outside the 'incredibly boring' box, Los Angeles Times

June 17 Patricia Arquette Admires State Politicians and Loves McDonalds'  French Fries, Yahoo Lifestyle

June 19 The Court Cases that Changed LGBTQ Rights, The New York Times

June 19 Women Making History, Afro American 

June 20 Jane Curtin on 'SNL' Sexism and That Infamous "Ignorant Slut" Line, Hollywood Reporter

 

ARIZONA

June 21 Industry News and More!, 106.3 The Groove

 

ILLINOIS

June 21 Voters focus on meaningful issues, Pantagraph

 

MAINE

June 20 What's Rightfully Ours--, The Free Press

 

NEW YORK

June 17 State Senate approves adding ERA protections to NY constitution, WBFO

June 17 Albany Gets Ready to Wrap Up the 2019 Legislative Session, WAMC

June 18 State ERA bill passed by NY Senate, North Country Public Radio 

June 18 Five laws New York may pass to bolster the rights of women and the LGBTQ communityRochester Democrat and Chronicle  

June 19 Legislators Search for Common Ground on Expansion of Equal Rights Amendment, Gotham Gazette 

June 19 What Democrats got done in Albany by the end of the session, City & State

 

OHIO

June 18 An early adapter of women's voting rights, Ohio lags behind nation in women's political leadership, Soapbox Cincinnati

 

VIRGINIA

June 18 Taxpayer advocate to square off against veteran legislator in November, Inside NoVA

June 21 Celebrate the anniversary of Title IX with a Battle of the Sexes at Byrd TheatreAugusta Free Press

 

WASHINGTON DC

June 19 US Women's Soccer generates more revenue than the men, WUSA9

 

Thank you,

Erica Young for the APAC

KRISTA NILES