NYS Assembly District #93 – Meet the Candidates

NYS ASSEMBLY DISTRICT # 93 Bedford, Harrison, Lewisboro, Mt. Kisco, New Castle, North Castle, No. Salem, Pound Ridge, parts of White Plains. Five (5) candidates are battling to win the Democratic Primary to succeed Assemblyman Buchwald as the Party nominee in NYS AD #93.  <<>> ALL FIVE (5)  CANDIDATES HAVE BEEN RATED PRO-CHOICE  WCLA PAC is not  … Read more

Tom Abinanti – Endorsed!

District 92  Westchester County: Greenburgh & Mt. Pleasant. Two (2) candidates are running in the Democratic Primary in NYS Assembly District # 92. Both candidates are rated pro-choice but are dramatically different in their knowledge of reproductive freedom. One is a total newcomer with no experience in governing, and very limited knowledge of reproductive healthcare and  … Read more

Assemblymember Steve Otis Endorsed!

District 91 Westchester County: Mamaroneck, parts of New Rochelle, Rye (City & Town). Two (2) candidates are running in the Democratic Primary in NYS Assembly District # 91. Both candidates are rated pro-choice BUT only ONE  has the legislative experience we need now – Assemblymember Steve Otis. WCLA PAC is proud to endorse Assemblymember Steve Otis for re-election!  “Assemblymember Steve  … Read more

Another Possible Victim of the COVID-19

By Charlotte Baron Sexual Education in New York – another casualty. (Is it the virus or elected officials who refuse to pass this bill?) New York State is one of the 21 states that do not mandate that sexual education (sex ed) be part of the required academic curriculum. Despite New York State’s image as  … Read more

Abortion: An Essential Service?

By Charlotte Baron Elections Matter. Amidst the COVID-19 outbreak, officials have issued a rule that all “elective” surgeries, as well as non-essential medical, surgical and dental procedures should be delayed to preserve personal protective equipment, beds, and ventilators. Now, around the country, women wait as individual states debate whether abortion is an “essential” service or  … Read more

Tuesday was a GREAT Day!

You Did It! You came out and voted, bringing your friends and relatives to Early Voting and on General Election Day, November 5th! And on behalf of Choice Matters, WCLA PAC & pro-choice voters everywhere, thank you for that! November 5th was a good day for Westchester County. After thousands of phone calls, distributing tens of  … Read more

Pro-Choice Allies Joining Together

October 20th – What a terrific afternoon at the home of Celeste Merzon-Theis!  A huge thank you to Celeste, her husband, their two dogs and their bird. Donna Barkman shared a monologue about the dark past of illegal abortions, providing very real insights into where we are headed in this country. Enjoy these few pictures  … Read more

Save The Date – Sen. Pete Harckham, Judges, the RHA

• Hear from Senator Pete Harckhamabout the right-wing backlash against the Reproductive Health Act & what we can do about it.• Learn why electing pro-choice judges matters; And • Watch performance-artist Donna Barkman. JOIN US Sunday, October 20, 2019384 Blinn Road, Croton-on-Hudson, NY 105202:00 – 4:00 PMBuy Your Ticket Here. Can’t attend? Make a Donation! ALL  … Read more

Pro-Choice Endorsements in the 6 Contested County Legislator Races!

EndorsementsCounty Legislator Races There are six contested races. Two of them are open seats, with no incumbent running for re-election. Four of the six are considered “must win” seats. In addition, staunchly pro-choice candidates Covill and Maher are running for re-election for the first time and, therefore, are more vulnerable. Targeted Races Kitley Covill (CLD  … Read more

2019 Local Elections: The 2020 Precursor

In New York, the 2019 elections will be all about abortion — the issue that anti-choice extremists are hoping will turn out their voters, particularly in this odd-year local election, when no higher offices are on the ballot. They are targeting Town and County offices that they hope will enable them to set the table  … Read more