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Why She Ran: A Conversation With Women in Politics
Mar 17, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm| Free
Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez
Public Advocate Letitia James
City Council Member Laurie Cumbo
Statistics show that women having the same chances of winning an election — if only they run. By asking more women to run for office, we are increasing the pool of women candidates and making a big step toward gender parity in U.S. politics.
Why She Ran will encourage potential women candidates to create a culture of information and resource sharing while building a relationship with institutions that support women candidates.