600 Democratic Women Stand Up for Women's Issues at the Texas Capitol on April 9th
AUSTIN, TX – Texas Democratic and progressive women from across Texas are taking action to stand up for Texas children and families with Blue Ribbon Lobby Day in Austin on April 9.
WHO: Rep. Jessica Farrar, Rep. Yvonne Davis, Sen. Wendy Davis, Lize Burr and Katie Naranjo.
WHAT: Blue Ribbon Lobby Day is the first Texas lobby day organized by and for Democratic women. In fact, it's the first of its kind in at least a generation. The lobby day on April 9th and associated in-district visits provide an opportunity for legislative advocacy, issue education for future local engagement activity and statewide Democratic organizing. The participants will meet with state legislators at the Texas State Capitol.
Confirmed women attendees represent every Democratic House District and many of the Republican districts throughout Texas. Over 625 women are registered to attend.
WHEN: Tuesday, April 9th from 9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.
WHERE: Texas State Capitol, Speakers Committee Room 2W.6