Women of Color in State Govt: Against the Grain

Date TBA

A frank conversation with women of color on governing in state legislatures (assemblies) to discuss: the establishment's pushback, pitfalls for non-traditional pathways into office, working across the aisle, effective governing in hostile legislative bodies, fighting for equitable access for citizens, and views of current political climate and it's impact of women running/in office.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session