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Kate MICHELMAN

Kate MICHELMAN, American Executive Director of the National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL). One of One Hundred most Powerful Women in Washington, Washingtonian Magazine.

Career

  • Executive Director, NARAL, 1985. Led successful fight to block Robert Bork’s appointment to United States Supreme Court, 1987. Professional career: prior to appointment at NARAL she distinguished herself in developmental child psychology and reproductive health.

    Developed and implemented a multi-disciplinary diagnostic therapeutic treatment programme for developmentally disabled pre-school children and their families, 1978. Director, Planned Parenthood, Harrisburg, Penn., 1980-1985.

    Activist, lobbyist and fundraiser.
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