Our Letter to the Editor - Star Tribune, January 7, 2016

Our Letter to the Editor - Star Tribune, January 7, 2016

WOMEN IN POLITICS Proportion may vary, but there’s a strong effort, strong pipeline The Jan. 4 article “With four women stepping down, Senate faces a gender challenge,” noting that the share of women state senators could fall below 30 percent, touched on a crucial issue. Women’s representation in public office is essential to ensuring that government reflects the people it serves and prioritizes...

Wine, Chocolate, & Choice 2016

Wine, Chocolate, & Choice 2016

  Registration for Wine, Chocolate & Choice is now CLOSED. But don't worry, you can still purchase tickets at the door. We hope to see you tomorrow night at Minneapolis Event Centers from 5:30-7:30 PM!   Join LAUNCH: Building the next generation of womenwinning for a very exciting night of power, networking and pro-choice politics at the this year's Wine, Chocolate & Choice. Networking...

Statement on Mary Lawrence's Withdrawal from Second Congressional District Race

Statement on Mary Lawrence's Withdrawal from Second Congressional District Race

On behalf of womenwinning, I would like to thank Dr. Mary Lawrence for her dedication to the people of Minnesota and our nation. Dr. Lawrence has spent her career serving the public in many different capacities. From her work at the University of Minnesota to ensuring the health veterans and service members, we appreciate her voice in this important conversation about bringing positive change to...

womenwinning welcomes Political Director, Becky Rothmeier Loewen!

womenwinning welcomes Political Director, Becky Rothmeier Loewen!

"I am so excited to share two exciting announcements regarding our womenwinning staff.   The incredible Susy Bates will be taking our shared commitment to electing pro-choice women one step further as she has recently accepted the position of Campaign Manager for our very own endorsed candidate for MN’s 2nd Congressional District, Angie Craig. While we will miss Susy in the office everyday, she...

The Victory Lap

The Victory Lap

Join womenwinning and our 2015 endorsed candidates as we celebrate a year of wins for pro-choice women in Duluth! At womenwinning we work around the clock to encourage, promote, support and elect pro-choice women to every level of office in our state from all backgrounds and political parties. We are proud to have played a major role in electing Emily Larson to the Duluth City Council in 2011. We...

Introducing our November SHERO... Melissa Jamrock!

Introducing our November SHERO... Melissa Jamrock!

At womenwinning, our supporters and members help us fulfill our mission to elect pro-choice women each and every day. Every member of our womenwinning community impacts our work and we want to share these women who inspire us with you!  Each month, we will select our ‘SHERO of the Month’ to honor for going the extra mile to change the face of power in Minnesota. Introducing our November SHERO of...

Congratulations to Rebecca Noecker on her election to Saint Paul City Council!

Congratulations to Rebecca Noecker on her election to Saint Paul City Council!

Saint Paul, Minn. – womenwinning, Minnesota’s largest resource for women in politics, congratulates endorsed candidate, Rebecca Noecker, on her victory in the race to represent Saint Paul’s Second Ward on the City Council. “womenwinning is extremely proud of Rebecca. We played a major role in recruiting Rebecca to run and have stood by her side supporting her every step of the way through this...

womenwinning candidates dominate in cities across Minnesota

womenwinning candidates dominate in cities across Minnesota

womenwinning candidates dominate in cities across Minnesota21 of 25 endorsed candidates win general election races Saint Paul, Minn. --  On Tuesday, voters in communities across Minnesota reaffirmed their commitment to support pro-choice women’s leadership. womenwinning is proud to announce that 21 of 25 endorsed candidates on 2015 General Election Ballots won their races—with the possibility of...

Sen. Amy Klobuchar to Young Women Going Into Politics: 'It's Worth It'

Senator Amy Klobuchar

Sen. Amy Klobuchar to Young Women Going Into Politics: 'It's Worth It'

Senator Amy Klobuchar, one of only 20 women in the Senate, is sharing her advice on breaking the political glass ceiling, telling ABC News’ Martha Raddatz that it’s important for young women to “be ready to make that plunge and take those risks.” “My first advice is that it’s worth it. You can actually lead and get things done and you have to imagine yourself in that role. And the second thing is...