DC NOW Endorses Charles Allen in Ward 6

Charles Allen Endorsed by DC Chapter of National Organization for Women for Ward 6 Council 

The DC Chapter of the National Organization for Women has endorsed Charles Allen for the Ward 6 Council seat with a unanimous vote this week.

dc_now_logo.jpg“Charles Allen will be a strong voice on the DC Council for the full equality of all District residents. Given his leadership and experience working for DC residents and his support of equality for women and girls in DC, DC NOW members voted unanimously to endorse Charles Allen for the Ward 6 Council seat,” stated Susan Mottet, President of DC NOW.

“I am honored to receive the endorsement of DC NOW. From demanding equity in school athletics to fighting for equitable health care and protecting choice, I will continue to stand with DC's women and girls for full equality in our city,” commented Allen.

Ward 6 leaders reacted to the endorsement with strong support. "Charles has shown a commitment to women's health issues - in particular, increasing access to healthcare for vulnerable women throughout our city. As a cancer survivor, I can think of nothing more important for the health and well-being of our community," said Thelma D. Jones, breast cancer survivor, patient navigator, and women's health advocate.

DC NOW is the District of Columbia chapter of the National Organization for Women. DC NOW is a powerful advocate in local politics for the equality of women and girls.

DC NOW joins many others in endorsing Charles Allen for Ward 6 Councilmember, including Councilmembers Tommy Wells and Sharon Ambrose, Ward 6 Board of Education members Monica Warren-Jones and Lisa Raymond, Service Employees International Union, and many more.

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