The Wish List (political organization)


The Wish List (political organization)

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The Wish List is an organization whose acronym for Women In the Senate and House. It is a political action committee devoted to getting pro-choice Republican women elected to the House of Representatives and Senate, The Wish List was founded in 1992. It can be considered a counterpart to two other organizations: Emily's List, whose goal is to elect pro-choice Democratic women, and the Susan B. Anthony List, whose goal is to elect pro-life women. The Wish List maintains strong alliances with other moderate to liberal Republican groups, such as The Republican Majority For Choice, It's My Party Too, and Republicans For Choice.

Members

*Wish List Chairwoman, Glenda L. Greenwald
*President, Pat Giardina Carpenter
*Secretary, Victoria Toensing
*Treasurer, Maureen H. Lydon

enate

*Susan Collins, Maine
*Olympia Snowe, Maine
*Lisa Murkowski, Alaska
*Kay Bailey Hutchison, Texas

House

*Judy Biggert of Illinois
*Mary Bono of California
*Ginny Brown-Waite, Florida
*Shelley Moore Capito, West Virginia
*Kay Granger of Texas
*Nancy Johnson, Connecticut (Lost in 2006)
*Sue Kelly, New York (Lost in 2006)
*Shelley Moore of West Virginia
*Deborah Pryce of Ohio
*Heather Wilson of New Mexico

Governors

*Linda Lingle, Hawaii
*Jodi Rell, Connecticut

Other State wide offices

*Arizona Corporation Commissioner Kristin Mayes
*Former Illinois State Treasurer Judy Baar Topinka
*Kansas State Treasurer Lynn Jenkins
*Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger
*Former Massachusetts Lieutenant Governor Kerry Healey
*North Carolina Labor Commissioner Cherie Killian Berry

tate Senate

*Carolyn Allen, Arizona
*Toni Hellon, Arizona

*Nancy Spence, Colorado

*Cathy Cook, Connecticut
*Judith Freedman, Connecticut

*Liane Sorenson, Delaware

*Pamela Althoff, Illinois
*Christine Radogno, Illinois

*Barbara Allen, Kansas
*Jean Kurtis Schodorf, Kansas
*Vicki Schmidt, Kansas

*Diane Allen, New Jersey
*Martha Bark, New Jersey

*Sue Wilson Beffort, New Mexico

*Patricia McGee, New York

*Jane Earll, Pennsylvania
*Pat Vance, Pennsylvania
*Mary Jo White, Pennsylvania

*June Gibbs, Rhode Island

*Diane Snelling, Vermont
*Wendy Wilton, Vermont

*Cheryl Pflug, Washington

tate House

*Gabrielle LeDoux, Alaska

*Michele Reagan, Arizona

*Lynn Daucher, California
*Shirley Horton, California

*Penny Bacchiochi, Connecticut
*Toni Boucher, Connecticut
*Ruth Fahrbach, Connecticut
*Livvy Floren, Connecticut
*Lile Gibbons, Connecticut
*Sonya Googins, Connecticut
*DebraLee Hovey, Connecticut
*Themis Klarides, Connecticut
*Claudia Powers, Connecticut
*Pamela Ziegler Sawyer, Connecticut
*Lenny Winkler, Connecticut

*Donna Stone, Delaware
*Nancy Wagner, Delaware

*Donna Clark, Florida
*Faye Culp, Florida
*Nancy Detert, Florida

*Barbara Marumoto, Hawaii
*Cynthia Thielen, Hawaii

*Jana Kemp, Idaho

*Suzie Bassi, Illinois
*Elizabeth Coulson, Illinois
*Carolyn Krause, Illinois
*Patricia Reid Lindner, Illinois
*Rosemary Mulligan, Illinois
*Sandra Pihos, Illinois

*Vaneta Becker, Indiana
*Phyllis Pond, Indiana

*Libby Swanson Jacobs, Iowa

*Susan Williams Gifford, Massachusetts
*Shirley Gomes, Massachusetts
*Karyn Polito, Massachusetts
*Susan Pope, Massachusetts
*Mary Rogeness, Massachusetts

*Kathlyn Fares, Missouri

*Julie Brown, New Hampshire
*Patricia Dunlap, New Hampshire
*Stephanie Eaton, New Hampshire
*Sheila Francoeur, New Hampshire
*Elizabeth Hager, New Hampshire
*Sandra Balomenos Keans, New Hampshire

*Charlotte Vandervalk, New Jersey

*Nancy Calhoun, New York
*Donna Ferrara, New York
*Teresa Sayward, New York
*Dierdre Scozzafava, New York

*Vicki Berger, Oregon

*Sue Cornell, Pennsylvania
*Carole Rubley, Pennsylvania

*Carol Mumford, Rhode Island

*Jodi Cutler, South Dakota

*Joyce Errecart, Vermont

External links

* [http://www.thewishlist.org/ Official web site]


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