N.M. Democrats Celebrate 97th Anniversary of Women’s Right to Vote, Urge Action for Equality

New Mexico – Today, Pamelya Herndon, DPNM’s First Congressional District Vice Chair released the following video statement celebrating the 97th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, the constitutional amendment that granted women the right to vote. In the statement, Herndon also urged action to continue fighting for women’s equality. 

Democrats work to expand opportunity for women by confronting violence against women, fighting for workplace equality, pushing for pro-family policies like paid family leave, and defending a woman’s right to control her own body. 
 
Messages from other Democratic elected officials are available here.