Higher Heights Reacts to the Tragic Murder of 21 People in Uvalde, Texas

In response to the tragic mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, Higher Heights for America President & CEO Glynda Carr released the following statement.
Read More

Higher Heights Statement On Leaked Supreme Court Draft  That Would Overturn Roe V. Wade 

When abortions are made illegal or restricted, Black women disproportionately suffer.”  Higher Heights for America PAC –- the only political action committee exclusively dedicated to electing more progressive Black women – released the following statement in response to a leaked memo stating that the Supreme Court privately voted to strike down the landmark Roe v. Wade case that has guaranteed the right to abortion for a half-century.
Read More.

Higher Heights for America PAC

Higher Heights for America PAC is the only political action committee exclusively dedicated to electing more progressive Black women at the federal and statewide levels and as mayors in the 100 most populated U.S. cities.
Learn More

Countdown to Election Day

18

Weeks Wks

04

Days Days

04

Hours Hrs

14

Minutes Mins

38

Seconds Secs

Get Ready

16M

Number of Black women who are eligible to vote

67% are registered.

26

Number of Black women serving in the U.S. House of Representatives

This is the most ever. But we still account for just 4.1% of all House members while being 6.8% of the population.

8%

Percent of assets donated by Black households to charity

Compared to the 2% donated by their White counterparts. Imagine if we committed a small percentage of this to political giving.

Our 2022 Endorsed Candidates

Portrait ofFor US Senate, North Carolina

Cheri Beasley

For US Senate, North Carolina

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Cheri Beasley to represent North Carolina in the US Senate.

Portrait ofFor US Senate, Florida

Valdez “Val” Demings

For US Senate, Florida

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Val Demings to represent Florida in the US Senate.

Portrait of For US House Representative, IL-14

Lauren Underwood

For US House Representative, IL-14

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Lauren Underwood to represent Illinois’ 14th Congressional District.

Portrait of For US House Representative, NY-2

Jackie A. Gordon

For US House Representative, NY-2

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Jackie Gordon to represent New York’s 2nd Congressional District.

Portrait ofFor Attorney General of New York

Letitia “Tish” James

For Attorney General of New York

Higher Heights for America is proud to endorse Letitia “Tish” James for Attorney General of New York.

Portrait ofFor Mayor of Los Angeles, CA

Karen Bass

For Mayor of Los Angeles, CA

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Karen Bass for Mayor of Los Angeles, California.