For Immediate Release: November 6, 2018
Los Angeles – Following tonight’s victory, NARAL Pro-Choice California congratulates NARAL endorsed Gavin Newsom, and is proud to see a pro-choice Governor headed to Sacramento to fight for women and families.
“As the war on women has raged across the country, Gavin Newsom is unwavering in his commitment to women and families, and has made clear that as long as he is Governor of California, our state will always lead on women’s reproductive freedom,” said NARAL Pro-Choice California State Director Amy Everitt. “Gavin Newsom knows that the right for women to be empowered to make decisions for themselves and their bodies is profoundly economic and is the civil rights issue of our time. On behalf of our 225,000 members across the state, NARAL Pro-Choice California is proud to have endorsed Gavin Newsom in this race, and we look forward to all that we will be able to accomplish for Californians in the years ahead.”
NARAL Pro-Choice America and its network of state affiliates are dedicated to protecting and expanding reproductive freedom for all Americans. NARAL works to guarantee that every woman has the right to make personal decisions regarding the full range of reproductive choices, including preventing unintended pregnancy, bearing healthy children, and choosing legal abortion. In recognition of its work defending our constitutional right to choose, Fortune Magazine described NARAL as “one of the top 10 advocacy groups in America.