8/22: Free Choice Rally With Senator Stewart-Cousins

With Donald Trump, the US Supreme Court and New York State Senate Republicans threatening the rights of women to make private health care decisions and choices, advocates from around New York will join Senate Democratic Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins at a press conference outside the Federal Courthouse in White Plains on Wednesday to highlight the urgent need to pass State legislation that protects a woman’s right to choose.

Details about the press conference are as follows:

Who: Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins, Democratic Conference Leader of the New York State Senate; Robin Chappell Golston, C.E.O. of Planned Parenthood Action Fund; Sonia Osorio, President of NOW-NYS; Emily Kadar, Senior Manager of Political and Government Affairs at the National Institute for Reproductive Health; Brette McSweeney, Executive Director at Eleanor’s Legacy; Catherine Lederer-Plaskett, Executive Director at WCLA Choice Matters; Jewel Williams, President of the Westchester Black Women’s Political Caucus and additional advocates.

What: Rallying to protect a woman’s right to choose in New York State
When: Wednesday August 22 at 2:00 PM
Where: Outside the White Plains Federal Courthouse – 300 Quarropas Street White Plains, NY 

Why: The rights of women are under attack from President Trump, the US Supreme Court and New York State Senate Republicans. New York State needs to stand strong in the face of these attacks and protect a woman’s right to make private health care decisions. 
(from WCLA-Choice Matters)

(from WCLA-Choice Matters)