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2017 – A Year of Action

Welcome back to The Rundown! Like many of you we took some time to recover from the election; then we jumped back into action! Earlier this year, we celebrated our local victories, marched in the Women’s March, and trained new and seasoned advocates alike to lobby their elected representatives. We’ve still got a lot of […]

Last and Not Least: Run Women Run’s Final Endorsements of 2016

By Tryce Czyczynska, Socio-Political Writer October 6, 2016   Inspiration is as close as your neighbor in San Diego County and our last endorsement meeting of the 2016 election cycle proved it. An impressive group of 13 eclectic, women candidates were endorsed by Run Women Run members on October 3rd, and they represent vast corners […]

Stand by Your Woman: The 2016 Men of Run Women Run Event

By Tryce Czyczynska – Socio-Political Writer It takes remarkable men to stand behind historic women. On June 29, 2016, Run Women Run acknowledged the support we have in our male allies with a Men of Run Women Run event at Park and Rec. We are at a pivotal time in American history, with our first […]

Women With Backbone: Run Women Run Endorsements 2016, Part II – The National Races

By Tryce Czyczynska – Socio-Political Writer America’s 2016 election cycle may prove to be the most rewarding of this century. We stand at a historic time of extremism, and opportunity. Run Women Run was founded as a non-partisan group seeking fair-minded, pro-choice women for appointed and elected offices. Our support of these women comes partly […]

Women With Backbone: Run Women Run Endorsements 2016, Part I – The Local Races

By Tryce Czyczynska Run Women Run had its latest meeting to endorse qualified candidates on May 1st, 2016. Three women won endorsements in local races, three in national races– including Hillary Clinton. Run Women Run is a non-partisan political action group committed to inspiring, recruiting, training, mentoring and supporting pro-choice women who seek elected and […]

Backing the Best: Run Women Run Endorsements Continue for 2016

By Tryce Czyczynska – Socio-Political Writer March 7, 2016 On February 22nd, Run Women Run members held live interviews with women candidates before voting on whom to endorse for their upcoming races. This round of Run Women Run endorsements was exciting – despite the fact that only 3 local races were considered. In the end, […]

Planned Parenthood Action Funds Affect Politics

By Tryce Czyczynska – Socio-Political Writer February 2, 2016 Apparently, pro-choice laws are more of a threat to our anti-choice elected officials than climate change and terrorism. Not only has Congress voted 9 times to defund Planned Parenthood, but the last five years account for 27% of all state laws restricting abortion in the 43 […]

California Cracks Down on Fake Clinics

By Tryce Czyczynska – Socio-Political Writer 1-6-2016 California has just launched the first statewide legislation requiring “crisis pregnancy centers” to tell the truth. The truth is most of these clinics are fake. Across the United States, legitimate and comprehensive reproductive health care facilities are vanishing while religiously based centers claiming to provide reproductive health care […]

We Have Their Backs: Run Women Run Endorsements for 2016 December 1, 2015

by Tryce Czyczynska Women know better than most, that victory is seldom solitary.  On November 16, Run Women Run members voted on whom to endorse in upcoming local and state races for 2016. The benefits are two-fold: Each endorsed candidate agrees to support the principles of Run Women Run and in turn, the membership mobilizes […]

The Fair Pay Act In Action

By Tryce Czyczynska Nov 3, 2015 Thirty-nine billion dollars . . . is the collective total lost by women in California, annually, because of the existing pay gap between women and men in comparable jobs. Now we can bridge that gap because California has passed the toughest pay equity legislation in the nation with the […]