What a week for the ERA! Virginia took its first step towards ratification yesterday when the Senate Privileges & Elections Committee convened a special hearing and voted to send SJ Res 1, the resolution to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, to the floor. Chief Patrons Senator Jennifer McClellan and Senator Mamie Locke passionately spoke in favor of … Continue reading Newsletter: January 10, 2020 – What a week for the ERA!
For immediate release (January 3, 2020) New York, NY — The ERA Coalition commends Governor Andrew Cuomo for supporting an effective and inclusive Equal Rights Amendment to be added to New York’s Bill of Rights. The ERA Coalition has led this effort over the past year working with the Governor, the Legislature, and other interested … Continue reading ERA Coalition Press Release: January 3, 2020
For immediate release (December 18, 2019) New York, NY — The filing of a lawsuit by Alabama’s Attorney-General to stop the Equal Rights Amendment is a shameful effort to keep women from gaining Constitutional equality. 94% of Americans support the ERA – 99% of millennials who all believe that it is time to end second … Continue reading ERA Coalition Alabama Press Release: December 18, 2019
House Judiciary Committee Votes 21-11 to Remove the Time Limit Set in the Preamble of the 1972 Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) For more information about the Equal Rights Amendment and ERA Coalition, please visit our website. ABOUT THE ERA COALITION:The ERA Coalition was founded in 2014 to bring concerted, organized action to the effort to … Continue reading ERA Coalition Press Release: November 15, 2019