Angela Alsobrooks secures Democratic nomination in Maryland Senate race

Prince George's County Executive Angela Alsobrooks won the Democratic primary for Maryland’s Senate seat, setting up a pivotal race in November. If elected, she would be the first Black woman to represent Maryland in the Senate.
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Lateefah Simon Wins California's 12th District Congressional Primary

Lateefah Simon emerged triumphant in the recent U.S. Congressional primary election for California’s U.S. Senate (CA-12) seat, held last Tuesday. In her bid for office, Simon is contending for the esteemed position currently occupied by U.S. Congresswoman Barbara Lee, who officially endorsed Simon just last month.
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Higher Heights Celebrates Cherelle Parker's Landmark Victory as the First Woman Mayor of Philadelphia

Congratulations are in order! Former State Representative and City Council member Cherelle Parker has emerged victorious in the race for Philadelphia Mayor. Cherelle will become the city's 100th Mayor and the first woman to hold the job.
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Higher Heights PAC Endorses Lisa Blunt Rochester for U.S. Senate

Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester currently represents Delaware in the U.S. House of Representatives and serves as an Assistant Whip for House Leadership. She now wants to represent Delaware as the first woman and Black U.S. Senator and if elected she will step into filling a big void of currently no Black women in the U.S. Senate.
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Higher Heights Supports Angela Alsobrooks for U.S. Senator of Maryland

Higher Heights for America PAC has officially announced its endorsement of Angela Alsobrooks for U.S. Senate. A lifelong Marylander, Alsobrooks was born and raised in Prince George’s County. Alsobrooks was taught from a young age to care for her neighbors and give back to her community – urged on by the words of her great-grandmother not to sit on the sidelines but “go farther and do better.”
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Number of Black women who are eligible to vote

67% are registered.


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.


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 2023 Endorsed Candidates

Portrait ofFor U.S.Congress (OR-05)

Janelle Bynum

For U.S.Congress (OR-05)

Higher Heights PAC is proud to endorse Janelle Bynum for U.S. Congress (OR-05)

Portrait of for Attorney General of Pennsylvania

Keir Bradford-Grey

for Attorney General of Pennsylvania

Higher Heights PAC is proud to endorse Keir Bradford-Grey for Attorney General of Pennsylvania

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