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Internships Fall 2019

The Lillian’s List educational internship program offers valuable political experience while helping elect progressive women, who are champions of reproductive freedom, up and down the ticket! We offer spring, summer, and fall internships. Interns hav


Women at the Top

2020 is shaping up to be an even more exciting election season than 2018. The campaign season is starting earlier and NCGA candidates have already declared to get a jump on fundraising. This is a smart strategy since many of the progressive candidates hav


Letter from our ED: 46 Counties

Want to hear something crazy? 46. That’s how many counties in North Carolina had NO women serving on their local county commission in 2018. That’s according to research by David McLennan, a professor at Meredith College and a report released by Meredi

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Lead with Lillian 2019

Join us to celebrate the power of the Lillian‘s List Sisterhood, hear from our special guest North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Anita Earls,

Campaign Staff Bootcamp

This is our first ever Campaign Staff Bootcamp! This intensive two-day training is for campaign staff who already have a job on a progressive North Ca

Jamie Kirk Hahn Academy

This is our fourth JKH Academy to train the next generation of progressive campaign staff in North Carolina. Over 70% of JKH graduates have gone onto

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