DA Speak Series: A Conversation with Planned Parenthood’s Jenny Lawson on US Reproductive Rights Battles


Mobilizing for 2020: Planned Parenthood Action Fund's Unique Role and How We Can Win 

Join Democrats Abroad on Wednesday, September 18th, 8:00 pm CET, 7:00 pm GMT, 2:00 pm Eastern as we speak with Jenny Lawson, Vice President of Organizing, Engagement, and Campaigns Planned Parenthood Action Fund & Planned Parenthood Votes

We will discuss the restrictive laws sweeping the country, the politicization of women’s healthcare, what is at stake for Planned Parenthood in the 2020 elections, and how to further support and get involved in Planned Parenthood’s domestic and international campaigns. 

About our speaker: 
Jenny Lawson is PP’s Vice President of Organizing and Electoral Campaigns and has served as the National Campaigns Director at Parenthood Action Fund and Planned Parenthood Votes since 2012. Her team works with Planned Parenthood affiliates across the country to plan and execute legislative and electoral campaigns. In 2018, she ran the organization’s $20 million independent expenditure campaign and helped lead the “Win Justice” Program with the Color of Change PAC, the Center for Community Change Action and the SEIU. Jenny has worked in progressive politics and community organizing since 2000 in Portland, OR and Seattle, WA.  Additionally, she led a statewide community organization in Florida that ran ballot initiative signature drives on redistricting reform, led enforcement legislative efforts on minimum wage increases and advocated for predatory lending reform. She moved on to coalition work and ran the America Votes table in Florida in 2008 and the State Voices table in Virginia from 2009- 2012.

We look forward to seeing you on the call! This is your opportunity to get direct insight into the challenges facing Planned Parenthood Federation of American/Action Fund and what Americans abroad can do to become an activist for Planned Parenthood and its work.

RSVP below to receive the Zoom link by email. Please submit any questions you would like presented during the webinar at womenscaucus@democratsabroad.org.  We look forward to welcoming you!

September 18, 2019 at 2pm - 4pm
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