Ernesta Drinker Ballard was an American horticulturalist and feminist. Among the founders of the National Organization for Women and the National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League, Ballard was the executive director of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society from 1963 to 1981, credited by 'The New York Times' with bringing its annual Philadelphia Flower Show to "international prominence. Wikipedia*
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Ernesta Ballard has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Forum. Most appearances with David N. Dinkins (2), Kate Michelman (2), Carol Werner (2). Most common tag: Abortion.