Press Release: Demand Justice Statement Regarding Senator Gillibrand’s Pledge to Only Appoint Judges Who Will Uphold Roe

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 7, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org DEMAND JUSTICE STATEMENT REGARDING SENATOR GILLIBRAND’S PLEDGE TO ONLY APPOINT JUDGES WHO WILL UPHOLD ROE WASHINGTON, DC––Demand Justice Executive Director Brian Fallon released the following statement Tuesday in response to Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s announcement that she will only appoint judges who commit to upholding Roe v. Wade: “It should not be […]

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Chicago Tribune: Kirsten Gillibrand has a litmus test for Supreme Court justices she’d appoint as president. They must back Roe v. Wade.

Kirsten Gillibrand is promising that, if elected president, she’ll only appoint Supreme Court justices who will support the Roe v. Wade decision, imposing a key legal litmus test that’s consistent with most Democrats’ values but which White House contenders don’t usually express so openly. The Democratic senator from New York writes in a Tuesday Medium post that […]

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“Oppose Trump’s Judges:” Digital ad praises Senators Kamala Harris and Kirsten Gillibrand for pledging to oppose all of Trump’s federal appeals courts nominees and pressures other Democrats to follow suit

Press Release: New Demand Justice Ad in Early Nominating States Touts Harris, Gillibrand for Vowing to Oppose Key Trump Judicial Nominees

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 1, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org NEW DEMAND JUSTICE AD IN EARLY NOMINATING STATES TOUTS HARRIS, GILLIBRAND FOR VOWING TO OPPOSE KEY TRUMP JUDICIAL NOMINEES Spot Marks First Major Foray Into 2020 Politics for Progressive Group as it Prods Presidential Field to Confront Trump’s Takeover of the Courts WASHINGTON, DC—In its first major […]

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08/16/18: The “Rise Up for Roe” tour’s DC stop was featured on Channel 3 News in Burlington, Vermont

The Hill: Gillibrand urges opposition to Kavanaugh: Fight for abortion rights ‘is now or never’

  Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday that the fight to keep abortion legal in the U.S. “is now or never.” Gillibrand, who headlined Rise Up For Roe’s Washington, D.C., tour stop, urged a room of about 250 pro-abortion advocates not to rally against President Trump‘s Supreme Court pick, Brett Kavanaugh. Read the full article here.   […]

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Media Advisory: Senators Gillibrand, Warren, Harris, Demand Justice, CAP Action To Sponsor Rally To Oppose Any Nominee From Trump’s Shortlist

  FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY June 28, 2018 CONTACT: Demand Justice Press, press@demandjustice.org Jesse Lee, CAP Action, jlee@americanprogress.org TODAY AT 10AM: SENATORS GILLIBRAND, WARREN, HARRIS, DEMAND JUSTICE, CAP ACTION TO SPONSOR RALLY TO OPPOSE ANY NOMINEE FROM TRUMP’S SHORTLIST WASHINGTON, DC—Senators Gillibrand, Warren, Harris, Demand Justice, Center for American Progress Action Fund, and other organizations […]

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Press Release: Gillibrand, Merkley To Join Demand Justice, Center For American Progress, Planned Parenthood On Press Call

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2018 CONTACT: Demand Justice Press, press@demandjustice.org Jesse Lee, Center for American Progress, jlee@americanprogress.org Erica Sackin, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, (212) 261-4433, media.office@ppfa.org TODAY AT 5PM: GILLIBRAND, MERKLEY TO JOIN DEMAND JUSTICE, CENTER FOR AMERICAN PROGRESS, PLANNED PARENTHOOD ON PRESS CALL TO RESPOND TO KENNEDY RETIREMENT WASHINGTON, DC—Senators Kirsten […]

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