Nancy Keenan, born February 14, 1952 in Anaconda, Montana, is the current president of the United States-based abortion rights network NARAL Pro-Choice America. Keenan has also served in the Montana legislature and was the Superintendent of Public Instruction as a Democrat for the state of Montana from 1988-2000. In 2000 she ran an unsuccessful campaign against RepublicanDenny Rehberg for the lone Montana seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. In 2003-04, Keenan became the first full-time Education Policy Director of the organization People For the American Way (PFAW), working to cut tuition vouchers and tax credits. In 2004 NARAL announced Keenan to be the new president; she has focused on expanding grassroots movements, and articulating Pro-Choice values for the organization. February 14 is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Anaconda, county seat of Anaconda-Deer Lodge County, is located in mountainous southwestern Montana. ... NARAL Pro-Choice America (pronounced NAY-ral) is a pro-choice organization in the United States that engages in political action to oppose restrictions on abortion and expand access to abortion. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major United States political parties. ... Official language(s) English Capital Helena Largest city Billings Area Ranked 4th - Total 147,165 sq mi (381,156 kmÂ²) - Width 255 miles (410 km) - Length 630 miles (1,015 km) - % water 1 - Latitude 44Â°26N to 49Â°N - Longitude 104Â°2W to 116Â°2W Population Ranked... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) , is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Dennis R. Denny Rehberg (born October 5, 1955) is an American politician who has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 2001, representing Montana at-large (map). ... The House of Representatives is the larger of two houses that make up the U.S. Congress, the other being the United States Senate. ... People for the American Way (PFAW) is a prominent liberal advocacy organization in the United States, founded by television producer Norman Lear in 1980. ...
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