Media Advisory: Rally At Supreme Court Following Announcement Of Trump’s Nominee

 

FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY
July 9, 2018

CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org

TONIGHT AT 9:30PM: RALLY AT SUPREME COURT FOLLOWING ANNOUNCEMENT OF TRUMP’S NOMINEE

Washington, D.C.—After President Trump’s announcement tonight of his nominee for the Supreme Court, Senate Democrats will join Demand Justice, Center for American Progress, and other advocacy groups in front of the U.S. Supreme Court to react to the pick and urge opposition to any nominee who would overturn Roe v. Wade and gut the Affordable Care Act.

WHO:

  • Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Jeff Merkley (D-OR), and other lawmakers
  • Neera Tanden, President and CEO, Center for American Progress
  • Ilyse Hogue, President, NARAL Pro-Choice America
  • Brian Fallon, Executive Director, Demand Justice
  • Nan Aron, President, Alliance for Justice
  • Ashley Allison, Executive Vice President for Campaigns and Programs, Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
  • Ben Wikler, Washington Director, MoveOn
  • Kelley Robinson, National Organizing Director, Planned Parenthood
  • Sharon McGowan, Chief Strategy Officer and Legal Director, Lambda Legal
  • Tiernan Sittenfeld, Senior Vice President for Government Affairs, League of Conservation Voters
  • Marge Baker, Executive Vice President for Policy and Programs, People for the American Way
  • Mara Keisling, Executive Director, National Center for Transgender Equality
  • Fatima Goss Graves, President and CEO, National Women’s Law Center
  • Elizabeth Wydra, President, Constitutional Accountability Center
  • Debra Ness, President, National Partnership for Women and Families
  • Hilary Shelton, Director of the NAACP’s Washington Bureau
  • Brad Woodhouse, Campaign Director, Protect Our Care
  • Jody Rabhan, Director of Washington Operations, National Council of Jewish Women
  • Chad Griffin, President, Human Rights Campaign
  • Mary Kay Henry, President, Service Employees International Union

WHEN:

July 9, 2018
Starting immediately after the announcement of the nominee, approximately 9:30 p.m. ET

WHERE:

U.S. Supreme Court
1 First St. NE
Washington, D.C. 20543

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