Tag: women’s history month

Florida’s Senators Champion Resolution Honoring Damas de Blanco

“These courageous women, who offer a voice to Cuba’s voiceless, gather and march peacefully through the streets of Havana with gladiolus flowers in hand, defying the dictatorship’s constant attacks on their nonviolent exercise of freedom of speech and assembly,” Rubio’s office noted last week.

Lois Frankel Wants a Monument in the Capitol Honoring Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Frankel’s proposal has the support of her fellow leaders of the DWC including U.S. Reps. Veronica Escobar, D-Tex., Brenda Lawrence, D-Mich., and Jackie Speier, D-Calif. U.S. Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, D-Ill., is also backing the bill. Over in the upper chamber, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., is championing the companion bill.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Honors Women’s History Month

"There are still many more cracks in the glass ceiling to knock out. But in this Women’s History Month, while we honor and remember the women who carried us through this and other past national calamities, we can also celebrate that the shoulders we now stand on provide an even clearer vision of the equity and fairness for which we all strive."