Press Releases and Statements

Statement: Abortion Pills Not Progressive, Harmful to Women

The ongoing discourse surrounding abortion pills within the Democratic Party warrants a critical examination of our principles and policies. As Democrats, we have long championed regulatory oversight and women's rights, yet the current approach to abortion pills raises significant concerns about the welfare of women and the integrity of our values. It is undeniable that our stance on abortion has undergone a troubling transformation, one that seems to prioritize financial gain over the safety and well-being of women. The absence of robust safety standards surrounding abortion pills not only exposes women to various risks, such as complications from undetected ectopic pregnancies and potential...

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Rep. Gottheimer Cutting Off Resources To Vulnerable Families

Hackensack, New Jersey, February 28, 2024 - Today, Democrats in the 5th Congressional District held a press conference expressing concerns over Representative Gottheimer's criticisms of non-profit facilities predominantly staffed by volunteers in his constituency. The Congressman's push for the federal government to close down these vital nonprofits, which furnish women with necessities like diapers, car seats, and other supports for pregnant and parenting individuals, has confused and troubled Democrats who care about providing assistance to those in need.   Kristen Day, Executive Director of Democrats For Life, voiced concerns over the unequal financial assistance available to families...

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For pro-life Mississippians, there’s only one choice in November

By Kristen Day, Executive Director, Democrats For Life To me, it's simple — for every pro-life Mississippian, there's only one choice in the November 7 gubernatorial election: Brandon Presley.  As a Christian, a pro-life advocate, and a Democrat — in that order — my convictions on the sanctity of life are deeply personal. For years, I've been known for challenging my party's orthodoxy on abortion on demand, often at odds with Presidents Biden and Obama, the DNC and Washington Democrats. It's a sometimes lonely position, but I firmly believe it's the right path. As a mother, my pro-life convictions are deeply personal. I know the incredible joy and love that a child can bring into one's...

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