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Virginia’s efforts to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment are making headlines!
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Historic opportunity: Virginia has chance to ensure ERA adoption — OpEd by Senator Creigh Deeds — The Daily Progress, 9/9/2018

Bring the ERA to the General Assembly floor — OpEd by Delegate Jeion A. Ward — The Virginian-Pilot, 9/9/2018

Equal Rights Amendment — Letter to Editor by Randy Ihara — LoudounNow, 9/6/2018

Loudoun residents push to ratify Equal Rights Amendment —, 9/4/2018

Letter: Equal rights for women should be guaranteed by Constitutional amendment — Letter to the Editor by Neola Waller — Virginian-Pilot, 9/4/2018

Letter: Let state lawmakers vote on Equal Rights Amendment — Letter to the Editor by Tammie Mullins-Rice — Virginian-Pilot, 9/3/2018

Virginia should ratify ERA — OpEd by Senator Jennifer McClellan — Richmond Free Press, 8/30/2018

Senator Dance introduces National Woman’s Party and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. in the Virginia Senate gallery, 8/30/2018

Campaign kicks off to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment — Charlottesville News First – CBS 19 NEWS, 8/27/2018

Virginia could be the 38th state to ratify the ERA — The Blue View, 8/27/2018

ERA Campaign in Charlottesville Kicks off With a Movie Screening — NBC 29 News, 8/27/2018

Alyssa Milano visits Gum Springs in support of ERA push — Covering the Corridor, 8/27/2018.
Screening with actress Alyssa Milano promotes VA ratification of Equal Rights Amendment — Fort Hunt Herald, 8/27/2018.
Votes for women! Photos from Alyssa Milano’s Equal Rights Amendment push — Fort Hunt Herald, 8/26/2018.
Actress Alyssa Milano in Woodbridge urges Virginia legislators to approve women’s rights amendment — Potomac Local, 8/26/2018

Hundreds attend event at Byrd Theatre to support Virginia’s effort to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment — Richmond Times Dispatch, 8/26/2018

COMMENTARY: Let’s fight to ratify Equal Rights Amendment — OpEd by Delegate Jennifer Carroll Foy — The Free Lance-Star, 8/26/2018

Locke OpEd: Equality of rights is a necessary constitutional addition — OpEd by Senator Mamie Locke — The Daily Press, 8/26/2018

Not One More GenERAtion… Woman Leads Campaign To Get Equal Rights Amendment Ratified In Virginia — OpEd by Kati Hornung (VAratifyERA) — Women You Should Know, 8/26/2018

Your View: It’s Women’s Equality Day, Aug. 26, and we still need the ERA — Letter to Editor by Sarah Williams — Bristol Herald Courier, 8/26/2018

OPINION: Our Constitution needs an Equal Rights Amendment — OpEd by Kati Hornung (VAratifyERA) — University of Richmond Collegian, 8/25/2018

Activists Push for Virginia to Ratify the ERA — Washington, D.C. News 4, 8/24/2018

Women’s Equality Day — Virginia This Morning, CBS 6 Richmond, 8/24/2018

Virginia could be the last state needed to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. A new campaign aims to make sure it happens — Virginian-Pilot, 8/24/2018

Only one more state needs to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. Will it be Virginia? — Virginia Mercury, 7/25/2018