RightNOW Women PAC endorsed candidate wins special election
RightNOW Women PAC congratulates Congresswoman-elect Karen Handel on her victory in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District outside of Atlanta. The June 20th special election was held to fill the seat vacated by Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price.
“We are excited to welcome Karen Handel to Washington as part of the growing cadre of Republican women,” says RightNOW Women PAC Board Chair Jennifer Higgins. “After supporting 100 percent of the Republican women running for Congress in 2016, we are proud to have endorsed Karen in this important 2017 race.”Read more
RightNOW Women PAC thanks everyone who attended or sponsored our 2017 Kick Off event! We appreciate your support and your enthusiasm. We started off the year with a very successful fundraising drive! We were joined at the March event by House Speaker Paul Ryan; Reps. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.), Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.), Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.), Barbara Comstock (R-Va.) and Tom Emmer (R-Minn.); and Ed Gillespie, who’s running for Virginia governor.Read more
Washington, D.C. – RightNOW Women PAC offers our congratulations to 23 Republican women who were elected to office on November 8, 2016. Endorsed as part of our largest ever class of candidates, RightNOW Women PAC's winning candidates include: Jaime Herrera Beutler (WA-3), Diane Black (TN-6), Marsha Blackburn (TN-7), Susan Brooks (IN-5), Liz Cheney (WY-At-large), Barbara Comstock (VA-10), Virginia Foxx (NC-5), Jenniffer Gonzalez (PR, Resident Commissioner), Kay Granger (TX-12), Vicky Hartzler (MO-4), Lynn Jenkins (KS-2), Mia Love (UT-4), Martha McSally (AZ-2), Lisa Murkowski (AK-Senate), Kristi Noem (SD-At-large), Martha Roby (AL-2), Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-5), Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL-27), Elise Stefanik (NY-21), Claudia Tenney (NY-22), Ann Wagner (MO-2), Jackie Walorski (IN-2), and Mimi Walters (CA-45).Read more
RightNOW Women PAC finishes year with largest endorsement class in organization’s history
Washington, D.C. – RightNOW Women PAC released its final list of endorsements for 2016, which includes incumbents Rep. Diana Black (TN-6), Rep. Marsha Blackburn (TN-7), Rep. Vicky Hartzler (MO-4), Rep. Jamie Herrera Beutler (WA-3), Rep. Virginia Foxx (NC-5), Rep. Kay Granger (TX-12), Rep. Kristi Noem (SD-At Large), Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL-27), and Rep. Ann Wagner (MO-2) and in addition to candidates Amie Hoeber (MD-6), Liz Cheney (WY-At Large), and Jenniffer Gonzalez (PR-Resident Commissioner). RightNOW also provided additional support to Sen. Kelly Ayotte and candidate Tania Khouri this quarter.
“We have been very fortunate this year to not only have inspiring women candidates to support for Republican office, but also grateful to have RightNOW Women PAC volunteers that worked hard to achieve our most successful fundraising year since our founding,” says Board Member and Co-Founder Marlene Colucci. “In a year where voters are eager for meaningful change, these women represent leaders who are willing to roll up their sleeves to get things done.”Read more
WASHINGTON – Today RightNOW Women PAC (RNWP) announces our endorsement of the following candidates: Rep. Susan Brooks (IN-5), Denise Gitsham (CA-52), Rep. Lynn Jenkins (KS-2), Tonia Khouri (IL-11), Rep. Mia Love (UT-4), Rep. Martha Roby (AL-2), Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-5), Wendy Rogers (AZ-1), Claudia Tenney (NY-22), Rep. Mimi Walters (CA-45), and Senate candidate Kathy Szeliga (R-MD).Read more
Hear what some of our 2016 women candidates have to say about RightNOW Women PAC.Read more
On July 19, 2016, RightNOW Women PAC held an event in Cleveland's East Bank of the Flats during the RNC. Check out a few of the photos from our event. To see more, click here to visit our photo album on Facebook.
Bourbon & Blooms Event was an incredible success
July 24, 2016
Cleveland, Ohio – RightNOW Women PAC is proud to announce that our “Bourbon & Blooms” event at the Republican convention in Cleveland was an astounding success.
Members, supporters, and special guests arrived on Tuesday evening at a real-life donut shop to be escorted through the faux industrial kitchen door to find themselves inside of Cleveland’s newest club, Magnolia. Guests mingled around a larger-than-life metal magnolia tree with the dee-jay and two bars, while some enjoyed the outdoor patio on a beautiful summer night.
Wearing RightNOW Women PAC pins, guests were eager to talk about the importance of supporting women candidates.Read more
by Kristen Smith
July 7, 2016
Cleveland’s entertainment scene is abuzz with activity as the 2016 Republican Convention fast approaches. One of the hottest new venues coming to the Flats East Bank section – a speakeasy called Magnolia – is surprisingly hidden, which is part of what makes it such fun.
To get to Magnolia, you walk through a small store-front that sells – of all things – made-to-order donuts. Once past the shop, the space opens up to a 4,000-square-foot club with 20-foot ceilings, a steel magnolia tree and walls decorated with colorful graffiti art.Read more
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: June 24, 2016
Contact: Sue Zoldak (202) 306-3012 or Walter Torres (914) 589-9670, Co-Chairs RightNOW Women PAC Communications
WASHINGTON – Today RightNOW Women PAC (RNWP) announces its endorsement of three women candidates for Congress, Denise Gitsham for California’s 52nd, Tonia Khouri for Illinois’ 11th, and Claudia Tenney for New York’s 22nd.
“In order to further advance RightNOW Women’s vision, it is crucial that we help bring great Republican women leaders to Washington,” states RNWP founding member Jennifer Higgins. “By selecting these three incredibly strong role models, we hope to inspire more and more conservative women to seek federal office.”Read more