ERA Coalition Press Release: February 12, 2020


For immediate release (Feb 12, 2020) Washington, D.C. — Tomorrow, the House of Representatives will vote on H.J. Res 79 to remove the so-called time limit that was included by Congress in the preamble to the Equal Rights Amendment when it was passed in 1972. Removing this time limit will put to bed legal arguments … Continue reading ERA Coalition Press Release: February 12, 2020

ERA Coalition Press Release: February 4, 2020


For immediate release (February 4, 2020) Washington, D.C. — The ERA Coalition, together with Coalition member Feminist Majority, has once again delivered hundreds of iconic green ERA YES buttons to members of the House of Representatives in time for the State of the Union address this evening. Be on the lookout for members of Congress … Continue reading ERA Coalition Press Release: February 4, 2020

ERA Coalition Press Release: January 30, 2020


For immediate release (January 30, 2020) Washington, DC — The ERA Coalition and Fund for Women’s Equality welcomes the legal action of Attorney General Mark Herring of Virginia, Attorney General Kwame Raoul of Illinois and Attorney General Aaron Ford of Nevada to support constitutional equality for women. The legislators and advocates in these three states … Continue reading ERA Coalition Press Release: January 30, 2020

ERA Coalition Press Release: January 27, 2020


Embargoed for release until 12:45pm January 27, 2020 Richmond, VA — Today Virginia became the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. The ERA has now fulfilled the requirements of Article V of the Constitution to become an amendment. It is a momentous day for America, more than two hundred years after women were … Continue reading ERA Coalition Press Release: January 27, 2020

ERA Coalition Press Release: January 3, 2020


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

ERA Coalition Alabama Press Release: December 18, 2019


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