Celebrating Vanita Gupta and Kristen Clarke
Your hard work to confirm Vanita Gupta and Kristen Clarke has paid off. On Wednesday, April 21, Vanita Gupta was officially confirmed as United States Associate Attorney General and on Tuesday, May 25th Kristen Clarke was officially confirmed as the Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division at the Department of Justice. When we mobilize together, we succeed together.
Gender Justice organizations around the country will continue rallying together in support of women nominees. Stay tuned for more actions!
#WeHaveHerBack Mobilization Call
On Monday, April 19th, USOW, Times Up, NCJW, Supermajority, NWLC, Leadership Conference, and Lawyers Committee hosted a national grassroots call to activate women across the country to call their Senators. Watch the recording below!
Kristen Clarke fought for the women of Con Edison. Now, we need to fight for her.
Vanita Gupta is now the United States Associate Attorney General.
In 1999, Vanita Gupta fought for the freedom of nearly 40 wrongfully convicted people of color in the small town of Tulia, Texas.