Posted on February 10, 2020 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News

(L-R) Liz Abzug, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Jessica Sirico, Katherine Barreto, Allison Stillerman, Jessica Neuwirth, Kerin Shilla, Diana Kennedy.

(L-R) Allison Stillerman, Diana Kennedy, Liz Abzug, Carol Jenkins, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Jessica Neuwirth, Suzanne Lerner, Jessica Sirico, Katherine Barreto, Kerin Shilla.

(L-R) Liz Abzug, Carol Jenkins, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Jessica Neuwirth.

(L-R) City Council Member Ben Kallos, Jessica Sirico, Katherine Barreto, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Lt. Govenor Kathy Hochul (speaking), Kerin Shilla, Assembly Member Rebecca Seawright, Jessica Neuwirth.


Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined NYC elected officials and women’s rights advocates at the historic Roosevelt House at Hunter College to rally support for critical legislation expected to pass the House of Representatives this week.

During the week of February 10, the House of Representatives is expected to pass  H.R. 1980, the Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act and H.J.Res. 79 to remove the deadline to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. Ahead of this monumental week, the coalition of women’s rights advocates came together to celebrate these historic milestones in the fight for women’s equality.

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