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Valerie Jarrett, Civic Nation Gender Equity Leaders, Celebrate Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Confirmation to the Supreme Court

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, following her confirmation vote in the Senate, Valerie Jarrett, Board Chair of Civic Nation and leaders of Civic Nation initiatives United State of Women (USOW) and End Rape On Campus celebrated the historic confirmation of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court. “The confirmation of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is a historic step forward and positive reflection…

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Statement from the United State of Women Executive Director on President Biden’s Supreme Court Nomination 

WASHINGTON, DC – Jordan Brooks, Executive Director of the United State of Women, released the following statement after President Biden’s announcement of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson as the Supreme Court nominee:  “Judge Jackson’s nomination to serve as America’s next Supreme Court Justice, and the first Black woman on our nation’s highest court, is an incredible moment…

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United State of Women Applauds President Biden’s Commitment To Nominate A Black Woman As Successor To Justice Breyer

WASHINGTON, DC – Jordan Brooks, Executive Director of the United State of Women, released a statement following the announcement of Justice Breyer’s retirement from the Supreme Court:  “The United State of Women is incredibly grateful for Supreme Court Justice Breyer’s commitment to protecting civil rights, women’s rights and reproductive justice throughout his tenure on the Supreme…

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Gender Equity Initiatives On Military Justice Reforms Included in House-Passed National Defense Authorization Act

NDAA includes meaningful changes for sexual assault survivors, incorporates removing the investigation and prosecution of sexual assault from the chain of command CONTACT: [email protected] Washington, DC – Today, Civic Nation’s gender equity initiatives, The United State of Women, It’s On Us and End Rape on Campus, stood together as organizations at the forefront of the fight…

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