Congresswoman Lawrence Elected as Vice Chair of Congressional Women’s Caucus
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Brenda Lawrence (MI-14) today released a statement regarding her appointment as Vice Chair of the Congressional Women’s Caucus for the 115th Congress:
“I am honored to be a part of this bipartisan caucus advocating on behalf of women nation-wide. Working together to support the needs of women and families is a cornerstone to our country’s overall success. I am committed to collaborating in creating legislation that supports the needed and necessary goals of this Caucus. When women succeed America succeeds, and I’m excited to be a part of this Caucus and this movement supporting fairness and equality for all women.”
Founded in 1977, the Congressional Women’s Caucus has been a leading advocate on issues advancing the lives of women and families. Caucus members have helped pass legislation securing tougher child support enforcement, promoting women’s health, helping women business owners, and protecting victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.