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We Make More Effective Congresspeople (When We Manage to Get Elected)

Regardless of party affiliation, congressional women deliver more federal projects to their home districts and sponsor and co-sponsor more legislation than their male colleagues. In a study that was recently published in The American Journal of Political Science, researchers from Stanford University and the University of Chicago attributed women's political success not to some innate political instinct but to the fact that it's really hard for us to get elected (there are currently 360 men and 75 women in the House; 83 men and 17 women in the Senate). They theorize that women feel immense pressure to measure up, so instead of meeting expectations, we surpass them.

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Hillary Clinton Knows Who Can Succeed Her

by Hillary Clinton Cosmopolitan Getty / Abby Silvermam Everywhere I go, I meet women and girls who are passionate about politics.

Join Hillary in Supporting Emerge America!

Onward Together-5.png http://www.emergeamerica.org/blog/emerge-america-onward-together Hillary Clinton and Onward Together are throwing their support behind Emerge America to recruit and train the next generation of Democratic women leaders. We need you

Year of the woman: the Democrats inspired by Trump to run for office

by Lauren Gambino The Guardian E lection night 2016 was devastating for Democratic women who had hoped to elect the first female president.

Onward Together!

Onward Together-3.png http://www.emergeamerica.org/blog/emerge-america-onward-together Hillary Clinton is back in action. She’s launched a new organization,  Onward  Together , dedicated to advancing her progressive vision for this country and strengthening our democracy. 

Great Lineup for NWPC Convention

NWPC has a great lineup of panelists, training facilitators, and keynote speakers. Check out the schedule of events and speaker bios here  and join us in Boston July 27-31,

Emerge America: Onward Together

Hillary Clinton is back in action. She’s launched a new organization,  Onward Together , dedicated to advancing her progressive vision for this country and strengthening our democracy.

Emerge America Women are Winning in 2017!

EA 2017 Wins_Image May 2017.png http://www.emergeamerica.org/press/emerge-america-women-are-resisting-enlisting-... Many of these women were inspired by Hillary Clinton’s historic run for the presidency and devastated by her defeat at the hands of

It’s Not Too Soon, Hillary. You’re Just In Time.

It has been suggested Clinton should stay out of the public eye.

Inspired by Hillary. Outraged by Trump. Trained by Emerge.

Washington, D.C.—On Tuesday, Emerge America alumnae resisted, persisted and enlisted in races in Wisconsin and Colorado, where 15 of the 17 Emerge women on the ballot won   “This

After Clinton’s Loss, Surge In Women Interested In Running For Office

NPR Many American women, particularly Democratic women, thought 2016 was their year. Then Hillary Clinton lost the presidential election to Donald Trump