Elected Officials in the News
|April 28, 2010||Michigan State Director Irma Clark-Coleman Receives Award|
|October 12, 2009||Senator Swati Dandekar Addresses Healthcare Community in Iowa
Iowa State Senator Swati Dandekar is at the forefront of a statewide e-prescription program being launched by Saint Lukes Hospital in Cedar Rapids and Iowa Health System.
|January 4, 2007||Pelosi elected as first woman to lead House
January 4th, 2007 was an historic day for women as the first-ever woman Speaker of the House in the US Congress was elected by her colleagues.
|December 1, 2006||Women legislators called on to advance freedom and democracy globally
Reps. Phyllis Katsakiores (NH) and Nancy Todd (CO) were the only US delegates to participate in the Fourth Session of the Interparliamentary Conference on Human Rights and Religious Freedom (IPC) November 28-30 in Rome, Italy.
|March 10, 2006||Arizona Senator Marilyn Jarrett, NFWL Chair-Elect, Dies
NFWL mourns the passing of Senator Jarrett, a longtime member of the Foundation who was to become Chair of NFWL in spring of 2006.