Women of color—particularly Black women—marched, wrote letters and knocked on doors in November to educate people about the issues facing our country like fair wages, child care and health care. The historic 2018 elections ultimately saw a record number of women of color voting and winning public office.
Now, we must turn that organizing into policy. That shift has already come to the fore in Congress, where the Equal Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act has been introduced in both the House and Senate for the first time.
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