Emily’s List eyes state races ahead of redistricting battle

August 10, 2016

By Sarah Ferris
The Hill

A female-focused, pro-abortion rights political group is taking aim at GOP-controlled statehouses in 14 states in an attempt to give Democrats an edge in the next round of redistricting. Emily’s List on Wednesday announced a major campaign targeting state-level Republicans in elections through 2020, the next year that state officials will redraw the borders of their legislative and congressional districts.