2020 is well underway, but conservative women show no signs of slowing down! In this week’s Conservative Women Weekly, we’re breaking down 5 conservative women who shined bright this week.
Sarah Sanders announces new book
The former White House press secretary has stayed busy since she left DC last summer! This week, she revealed the cover and gave more details to what readers can expect from the forthcoming memoir — out September 8th. Sanders shares, “From Arkansas to the White House and back, I’m excited to tell my story about the challenges of being a working mom at the highest level of American politics, and my role in the historic fight raging between the Trump administration and its critics for the future of our country.” You can pre-order the book here.
Abby Huntsman leaves The View and joins her dad’s gubernatorial campaign
Shocking news came on Monday when The View co-host announced she was leaving the show to join her dad’s Utah gubernatorial campaign as Senior Advisor. There has been much speculation and gossip as to why she left, but we wish her the best of luck in this new chapter as she hits the campaign trail. The View will not fill her spot immediately, opting for rotating guest hosts for the time being.
Ivanka Trump visits Atlanta facilities that fight sex trafficking
The presidential advisor and first daughter headed to the Peach State on Tuesday morning to listen to the stories of survivors of sex trafficking. She was joined by other members of the Trump administration and Georgia Governor Brian Kemp and first lady Marty Kemp. The White House is set to host a summit on the issue next month.
Kimberly Guilfoyle becomes National Chair for Trump Victory Finance Committee
This week, the Trump campaign announced that the former Fox News host will chair the Trump Victory Finance Committee. The committee is the joint fundraising committee between Team Trump and the Republican National Committee. It has become a fundraising powerhouse heading into the 2020 election.
Conservatives and others rally around Meghan McCain after NYT op-ed
On Thursday morning, the New York Times published an op-ed titled “The View has a Meghan McCain problem.” Many were quick to point out that this showcased the hatred for conservative women often displayed by the media and the left. Ben Shapiro, Megyn Kelly, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, and Dana Loesch were some of the notable names that came to McCain’s defense.
Here’s a couple more headlines you need to know before starting your weekend:
Senator Shelley Moore Capito joins Shannon Bream on her podcast; discusses impeachment, politics, and her Girls Rise Up program
Rep. Elise Stefanik named honorary New York state chair for Trump re-election campaign
Women For Trump, an arm of the Trump campaign, launches bus tour in Iowa, featuring Lara Trump, Kayleigh McEnany and Mercedes Schlapp