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Congresswomen Lauren Underwood, Alma Adams, Pramila Jayapal and More on the Ways Their Fathers Shaped Them

How do our fathers shape us, for better and for worse? It's a question Melissa Harris-Perry asked several women who hold elected office, in advance of Father's Day, as guest host of WNYC's The Takeaway. For those women—among them Representatives Lauren Underwood, Pramila Jayapal, and Alma Adams, as well as big-city mayors Keisha Lance Bottoms (Atlanta) and Jenny Durkan (Seattle)—the impact and legacies of their fathers manifest not only in their personal lives but in their public service, as well.
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Rep. Lauren Underwood’s reelection stands as US House dismisses challenge by Jim Oberweis

The U.S. House on Wednesday rejected Republican Jim Oberweis’ challenge to Democratic Rep. Lauren Underwood’s election last fall to a second term. Oberweis, a former state senator from Sugar Grove who has unsuccessfully run for a variety of offices, filed a notice of intent in January to challenge his Nov. 3 loss to Underwood. The final tally had Underwood winning by 5,374 votes out of 401,052 ...
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Lauren Underwood: A Day in the Life of the Illinois Congresswoman

We all get asked what we want to be when we grow up, but it's hard to answer that question if we don't know exactly what our career aspirations entail. What does it take to be a financial guru? How do organizers organize? What does it really mean to be a political aide? To give you some insight into how your idols and peers get the job done, The Hustle will take you behind the scenes of different careers to give you an idea of what it's like to have your dream job.
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Congresswoman Lauren Underwood Joins Planned Parenthood Illinois Action for Black Maternal Health.

Planned Parenthood Illinois Action (PPIA) proudly announces a special Activist University Extra Credit session featuring Congresswoman Lauren Underwood on Friday, March 5 at 5:30 p.m. Kicking off Women’s History Month, this virtual conversation with Congresswoman Underwood will address her Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2021 and PPIA’s Black Organizing Program policy agenda, aimed at improving Black maternal health outcomes. The session is free and open to the public. Advance registration is required at bit.ly/ActU-ExtraCredit.
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Planned Parenthood Illinois Action Addresses Black Maternal Health With Congresswoman Lauren Underwood Friday March 5 At 5:30 P.M.

Event is Part of PPIA’s Activist University Series and Kicks Off Women’s History Month. Planned Parenthood Illinois Action (PPIA) proudly announces a special Activist University Extra Credit session featuring Congresswoman Lauren Underwood on Friday, March 5 at 5:30 p.m. Kicking off Women’s History Month, this virtual conversation with Congresswoman Underwood will address her Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2021 and PPIA’s Black Organizing Program policy agenda, aimed at improving Black maternal health outcomes. The session is free and open to the public. Advance registration is required at bit.ly/ActU-ExtraCredit.
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