In The News

Mar 31, 2021 In The News

Congress established a national cyber director role at the White House in the latest defense policy bill with bipartisan support, but some lawmakers are growing increasingly frustrated that President Joe Biden has not yet nominated someone to fill the position.

Mar 28, 2021 In The News

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney has spent her nearly 30 years in the House fighting for women’s rights, particularly for making the Equal Rights Amendment a part of the U.S. Constitution. 

Mar 25, 2021 In The News

Congress established a national cyber director role at the White House in the latest defense policy bill with bipartisan support, but some lawmakers are growing increasingly frustrated that President Joe Biden has not yet nominated someone to fill the position.

Mar 24, 2021 In The News

Megan Rapinoe is a two-time World Cup champion who has played to sold-out stadiums around the globe; what she has in common with nearly every American woman is that she’s underpaid.

On Wednesday, Ms. Rapinoe testified during a hearing held by Representative Carolyn B. Maloney to examine economic harm caused by gender inequalities, particularly for women of color.

Mar 24, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON – Megan Rapinoe took the U.S. women’s national soccer team’s battle for equal pay to the White House on Wednesday, declaring while on a stage with President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden that, despite her enormous success with the team, “I have been devalued, I’ve been disrespected and dismissed because I am a woman.”

Mar 23, 2021 In The News

So many extraordinary women are woven into the fabric of NYC’s history and present that it would require an encyclopedia to document all of those forgotten and then remembered—as is the model for acknowledgment of feminine history, blindspots then reclamations.

Mar 23, 2021 In The News

Almost as soon as she opened a politically charged investigation in 2019 into whether the Trump White House blocked hurricane relief to a devastated Puerto Rico, the internal watchdog at the Department of Housing and Urban Development ran into obstacles.

Mar 22, 2021 In The News

Advocates and opponents – along with Democrats and Republicans – clashed at a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing to debate making Washington, D.C., the 51st state – a movement that has heated up since Democrats retook the Senate and White House and in the aftermath of the deadly Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

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