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Welcome to the online home of Women's Political Caucus of New Jersey . WPCNJ is a multi-partisan organization dedicated to:
- Increasing women's participation in the political process
- Increasing the number of women in elected and appointed office
- Protecting reproductive freedom
- Creating a women's political power base to achieve equality for ALL women.
We hope you will join us on this to empower and promote women throughout New Jersey.
Michel Bitritto, Ph.D
Trenton, NJ – The Women’s Political Caucus of New Jersey (WPCNJ) is pleased to announce its endorsement of twenty-five women legislative candidates for the November 2015 election, which includes 24 Assembly candidates and a Senate candidate to fill the unexpired term in the 5th legislative district. According to The Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP), women hold a mere 36 of the 120 New Jersey legislative seats, which is 30%. This...
The Women's Political Caucus of NJ(WPCNJ) congratulates all the women named on PolitickerNJ's 30 Most Influential Women in Politics, Elected and Nonelected list. Among the ranks are the Lt. Governor, state senators, assemblywoman, lobbyists, union leaders and mayors. Kudos to WPCNJ board member Jeannine Frisby LaRue and members Patrizia "Trish" Zita and Maggie Moran being named on the list. Cheers to the WPCNJ endorsed legislators named among the women of influence...