2012 Power of Choice Recap

Yesterday, NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia held our second annual “Power of Choice” event, celebrating the organizations tenth anniversary year and our ongoing fight to defend reproductive freedom in Virginia. The event was held at the beautiful Waterview Conference Center, located on the 24th floor at the edge of Rosslyn and the Potomac River. The panoramic view…

“Power of Choice” 2012 preview: Shelby Knox and Del. Charniele Herring

NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia’s second annual Power of Choice reception is coming up soon on Thursday, June 21st in Arlington! If you’re in the area, we hope you’ll join us for this great evening of food & drink, mingling with fellow pro-choice Virginians, scenic views over the Potomac, and a great program! The Power of Choice…

Anti-choice politicians waste no time restricting choice

By Staff The Virginia General Assembly began this past Wednesday. Only three days in, anti-choice lawmakers wasted no time ignoring the economy, education and transportation and instead working to intrude in the personal, medical decisions of Virginia women and families. In case you missed it, here is an overview of this week in Richmond. Allies…

What will you do now Governor McDonnell?

By: Staff This past Saturday, hundreds of pro-choice activists gathered in Monroe Park in downtown Richmond, Virginia. Our message to Governor McDonnell was simple – end the war on Virginia women. We heard from college students, young women, abortion providers, members of the faith community, state elected officials and national activists and organizers. Carmen Berkley,…

What Happened and What is Ahead?

By Sara Cardelle Once a year, NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia hosts a Legislative Debriefing event following the General Assembly session as an opportunity for our members and activists to meet and hear from our pro-choice legislature allies. This year, we had nearly 40 pro-choice supporters, which is our largest attendance to date. The audience had an…