Congressman Steve Cohen has been endorsed by the National Organization for Women (NOW) Political Action Committee. He is the only Tennessee Congressman to receive their endorsement in 2012.
Click here to see the full list of Members of Congress endorsed by NOW in the 2012 election.
NOW was founded in 1966 by Betty Friedan, Pauli Murray, and Shirley Chisholm. The six core issues that NOW addresses are abortion rights/reproductive issues, violence against women, constitutional equality, promoting diversity/ending racism, lesbian rights, and economic justice.
NOW previously endorsed Congressman Steve Cohen in 2008 and 2010.