Election Day 2013: Get Out and VOTE!

Election Day 2013: Get Out and VOTE!

Five years ago, Barack Obama won the Presidency in a landslide – thanks to record turnout of minorities, young people and women. These are groups that tend to vote Democratic, and Democrats won large majorities in both the Senate and the House, where Speaker...
#BlogHer13: When Women Run, They Get Stuff Done

#BlogHer13: When Women Run, They Get Stuff Done

By Donna The BlogHer conference is special to the MOMocrats: It was where our group was born, following the 2007 Chicago event where the keynote was delivered by the late Elizabeth Edwards. This year, the world’s premier women’s blogging convention...
Guest Post: Do I Have to Vote with My Vagina?

Guest Post: Do I Have to Vote with My Vagina?

Residents of Los Angeles will be voting for a new Mayor in a runoff election next Tuesday between two Democrats: City Council member Eric Garcetti and City Controller Wendy Greuel. If Greuel is elected, she would be the first female to head the nation’s...
Announcing Run, Mama Run 2.0: Battle Cry in the War For Women

Announcing Run, Mama Run 2.0: Battle Cry in the War For Women

When it comes to women in legislative office, the US ranks mind-bogglingly low: 90th in the world… and the election of 2010 was the first year when Congress LOST women in office. Is it any wonder so much anti-woman legislation has been proposed this term —...