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Sunday, August 3 • 10:00am - 11:30am
Hobby Lobby, the WEA and the Women’s Vote

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In the last national election, women voters often provided the critical votes needed to elect progressive candidates. This workshop will examine how struggles for access to birth control, abortion, wage equity, and an end to discrimination and violence have pulled women to the polls, and explore how these issues may or may not resonate with women voters across lines of race, age, gender and class.

Speakers
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Sara Valenzuela

Director of External Affairs, NYS Public Advocate Letitia James
Sara Valenzuela currently serves as Director of External Relations for New York City Public Advocate Letitia James. | | Prior to joining the Public Advocate’s Team, Sara spent the past 3 ½ years serving in a variety of government outreach roles as New York City Regional Director for State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli, Community Liaison of Immigrant Affairs, Latino Outreach, and Education for New York City Council Speaker... Read More →
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Lisa Winjum

Vice President, Public Affairs, Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic
Lisa Winjum began her tenure at Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic (PPHP) and the PPHP Action Fund in March 2005 as the Director, Public Affairs and Communications. In September 2008, she was appointed Director, Public Policy and Advocacy and in July, 2012 named Vice President, Public Affairs. In this role she oversees national, statewide, and local government relations and advocacy activities, media relations, communications, and marketing... Read More →


Sunday August 3, 2014 10:00am - 11:30am
Town Hall Amphitheater

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