Emerge Wisconsin Is Looking For Women To Join Their 2020 Class:

from this morning’s email inbox (edited to fit this context): Dear Ed, Applications are NOW OPEN to join our Class of 2020.  Could a woman you know be your community’s next great elected leader?Click here and take the first step toward running for office.  In 2019, over 80% of Emerge trained…

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Our Friends at Emerge Wisconsin Are Planning Their Class for 2019!

If you are a Democratic woman who is interested in running for public office or know a Dem woman who is considering it, here’s the place to apply. And here is the general info: Applications for the 2019 Emerge Wisconsin training are open! Please read through all of the information…

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Democrats Behaving Badly: Rookie Edition: Charisse Daniels

Twenty-nine year old Charisse Daniels appeared to be ready to challenge incumbent Republican Wisconsin Assembly Representative John Jagler in the 37th district. Except she couldn’t get the simplest things right in establishing her campaign. First she started accepting campaign contributions before she had set up a campaign account. That is…

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Apply Now for the Class of 2018 [Emerge Wisconsin]!

Applications are now open for the Emerge Class of 2018! Apply today to join the growing network of women leaders from all across Wisconsin who are stepping up to run for office and bring change to their communities. Have you ever thought about running for public office? Do you want…

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Who trains Wonder Woman?

Recently, I was in a conversation with the women from my gym. The question came up, “Who is more of a badass, Wonder Woman or General Antiope, the woman who trained her?” Most of the women in this conversation said “Wonder Woman”. You’d be surprised to hear that I said…

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Emerge Wisconsin to Offer a Fall Class in 2017

from our email in box: We are thrilled to share this exciting news with you! Emerge Wisconsin will be training it’s second Class of 2017, with our first ever fall cohort! Earlier this year, we accepted the largest class in our program’s history, but even that wasn’t enough to meet…

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Emerge Wisconsin: Run to Win 101

From the emailbox: Great news! Emerge Wisconsin is partnering with EMILY’s List to provide a half day training for women interested in running for public office. Sign up here and join us this April 22, in Milwaukee from 9:00am-2:00pm, and learn the basics of what it takes to run your…

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Where Are All of the Women In Wisconsin Politics

Last week I saw a post on Facebook stating that a station in Madison had aired a segment stating 75% of the town boards in Wisconsin lacked even a single woman. Today Politifact in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reviewed that statement and found it to be true. To balance a…

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The Future is Female

I’ve seen the future, and it is female. No, I’m not clairvoyant. I’ve just recently met the Emerge Wisconsin Class of 2017! This past Saturday night, Emerge Wisconsin had a meet and greet in Milwaukee where one could mingle with all 50 of the current program members. I asked everyone…

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Great Britain Is Leading 2 to 0!

Britain is on course to get its second female prime minister… while the United States has yet to elect a female president and barely has female representation in Congress or our state houses…

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