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Did you know? There are 29 states where people can legally be fired based on sexual orientation.
A slew of corporate sponsors have issued public statements expressing concern over the NFL’s handling of domestic violence issues.
"My priority is to use the Attorney General’s Office as a voice and an advocate for the vulnerable."
- Maura Healey #Women2014
"It takes a lot of courage to break that glass ceiling … And there are a lot of naysayers to defy along the way."
- Maggie Toulouse Oliver #Women2014
"My mom always said, if you want something done, ask a busy woman. Run for office with a clear sense of what you want to accomplish and then get it done."
- Gina Raimondo, #Women2014
“I will bring the voices of all the people I have met and fought for over the years … I will bring their stories and their needs to Congress and give them a seat at the table.”
- Alma Adams #Women2014
Meet the first African-American woman to win the Democratic nomination in New Jersey:
"This issue of pay equity is an issue for women and minorities. We need to fight against disparaging treatment wherever it exists and work to level the playing field for everyone."
- Bonnie Watson Coleman #Women2014
"I want my daughter and all our daughters to grow up in a country where she knows that her hard work is worth just as much as any man’s."
- Natalie Tennant #Women2014
If elected, she would become the first black female Republican in Congress:
"I’m perfectly comfortable with who I am and what I believe in, and I never allow anyone to put me in a box."
- Mia Love #Women2014
“For far too long, career insiders in Washington have put partisan self-interest ahead of farmers, small businesses, and everyday folks.”
- Staci Appel #Women2014