Planned Parenthood Great Plains Votes 2017 Endorsements
We're proud to endorse the following candidates for elections in Kansas and Oklahoma this April.
James Thompson for U.S Congress
KS 4th Congressional District Election April 11th
About James Thompson
James Thompson is a civil rights attorney in Wichita. He is running for the Congressional seat vacated by Mike Pompeo upon his confirmation as Director of the CIA. James is an Army veteran and former member of the Presidential Honor Guard. He has a J.D. from Washburn University. He and his wife Lisa are parents to a daughter named Liberty. James stands with Planned Parenthood, believes in Roe v. Wade, and trusts women to make their own health care decisions.
Paula Lewis for Oklahoma City School Board Chair
School Board Election April 4th
About Paula Lewis
Paula Lewis is currently the District 4 member on the Oklahoma City School Board. As a member of the board, she also served as Chair of the Wellness Committee and was vocal on a policy to institute a health requirement for graduation that would include sex education. Paula has the support of coalition partners including Freedom Oklahoma Action Fund and March on Oklahoma. Paula is committed to championing any program that would produce better outcomes for students, including comprehensive sex education.