Communications sent to state legislators by the VAratifyERA campaign will be provided here so constituents know what their legislators have received about Virginia’s historical opportunity to be the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment.
October 31, 2018 – letter to legislators with important updates since the 2018 General Assembly’s consideration of resolutions to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. Letter available for download here.
November 21, 2018 – letter sent to all Republican senators and delegates in response to an internal note reminding all Republicans that the archivist’s office had classified the Equal Rights Amendment as a “dead amendment.” Letter available for download here.
January 2, 2019 – letter sent to all legislators with the recent opinion of the American Bar Association that Virginia should ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. Read the letter here.
January 3, 2019 – letter sent to all legislators summarizing local localities and organizations around the state who have added Virginia’s ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to their legislative priorities and passed resolutions in support of ratification. Letter available here.
Additional updates will be posted here when available.