MEDIA ADVISORY: Leading Women’s Organization to Honor Three Champions for Women: Representatives Rosa DeLauro, Tammy Duckworth and Gwen Moore

National Partnership for Women & Families Annual Luncheon is Friday, June 14


U.S. Representative Rosa L. DeLauro
(D – Conn.)

U.S. Representative Tammy Duckworth (D – Ill.)

U.S. Representative Gwen Moore (D – Wis.)


National Partnership for Women & Families 2013 Annual Luncheon


11:45 a.m. Friday, June 14, 2013


International Ballroom, Washington Hilton Hotel, 1919 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.


Media must have valid press credential and are encouraged to RSVP in advance to Sadie Kliner at 202-986-2600 or


At the event, National Partnership for Women & Families President Debra L. Ness will discuss the organization’s four decades of work to advance policies that help workers meet the dual demands of work and family, including the Family and Medical Leave Act, which turned 20 this year; next steps in the effort to secure a more fair and family friendly America; the imperative to improve access to quality, affordable, coordinated health care; and more.

The program will include remarks by Ellen Malcolm, chair of the Boards of Directors of EMILY’s List and the National Partnership; and WRC-TV’s Eun Yang, who will serve as emcee.

About the National Partnership

The National Partnership for Women & Families is a nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy group dedicated to promoting fairness in the workplace, reproductive health and rights, access to quality, affordable health care and policies that help women and men meet the dual demands of work and family. More information is available at


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