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COVER STORY | Meet Iman Jodeh, Colorado’s first Muslim and Palestinian-American lawmaker

Rep. Iman Jodeh, D-Aurora, finds being a member of the Colorado House almost surreal. The first Muslim and Palestinian-American elected to the...
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  • Press Release
  • Dec 21, 2020

Emerge Colorado’s 2020 End-of-Year Report

Emerge Colorado achieved more than ever before in 2020. Read our short end-of-the-year report today! Emerge CO 2020 End of the Year...
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Coloradans elect first Muslim, first African immigrant to state legislature

First-time voter and Aurora resident Nawal Elsayad was sitting with her dad in front of the TV around 10 p.m. on election night, watching the results...
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INSIGHTS | Women voters are the new force in politics, and Colorado leads the way

Kamala Harris is the face of this year’s election, but she doesn’t stand alone. Women of color are the political force capable of reshaping the...
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  • Press Release
  • Nov 5, 2020

Release: New House Majority Elects Emerge Colorado Alums to Key Leadership Positions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 5, 2020 Contact: Michal Rosenoer michal@emergeco.org (828) 577-3541   New House Majority Elects Emerge...
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  • Press Release
  • Nov 4, 2020

BREAKING: Emerge Colorado Alumnae and Women Candidates Win Big on Election Night

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2020 Contact: Michal Rosenoer michal@emergeco.org (828) 577-3541 Emerge Colorado Alumnae and Women...
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THE AURORA EVOLUTION | Colorado’s third-largest city has changed its political stripes

In less than five years, Aurora transformed from a reliably Republican city to a decidedly progressive Democrat-controlled one. Two recent elections...
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  • Press Release
  • Sep 30, 2020

MEDIA ADVISORY: Emerge Colorado Announces Special Guests for 2020 Trailblazers Gala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2020 Contact: Michal Rosenoer michal@emergeco.org (828) 577-3541   MEDIA ADVISORY: Emerge Colorado...
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Carman: It’s Kamala Harris for VP, and both sides have come out swinging

Michal Rosenoer calls them “purity tests,” the harsh, unyielding judgments leveled at women in politics, particularly women of color, in an attempt...
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  • Press Release
  • Aug 11, 2020

Press Statement: Emerge Applauds Selection of Senator Kamala Harris, Calls for More Women Appointees

Media Statement For Immediate Release August 11, 2020   Contact: Michal Rosenoer, Executive Director Emerge Colorado (828)...
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