State Assembly proclaims March 19 as Wisconsin Celebrating Women in Public Office Day

MADISON – Today, the State Assembly passed Assembly Joint Resolution 105, which proclaims March 19 to be “Celebrating Women in Public Office Day” in Wisconsin. The Resolution was authored by Representative Lisa Subeck (D-Madison) and Representative Kathy Bernier (R- Lake Hallie), both of whom serve in leadership roles within the National Foundation for Women Legislators. […]

‘Celebrating Women in Public Office Day’ resolution OK’d by Holyoke Council

The City Council approved a resolution marking March 19 as “Celebrating Women in Public Office Day.” “Recognizing women in public office will bring awareness to the fundamental necessity of their work and will inspire other young people to serve their communities,” said City Council President Todd A. McGee, who proposed and read the resolution Tuesday […]

Celebrating Women in Public Office Day 03.19.18

NFWL is proud to launch our new proclamation. Help us make March 19 of every year “Celebrating Women in Public Office Day.” The purpose of this proclamation is to recognize the hard work of elected women that often goes unnoticed, recognizing these dedicated women break down barriers every day in addition to their regular workload. Download our proclamation template to start the process!

Celebrating Women in Public Office Day

Celebrate Success! March 19, 2021 At NFWL, we understand the hard work dedicated women perform each day. Passing landmark legislation and breaking down barriers is all in a day’s work. Because March is Women’s History Month, there is no better time to celebrate the accomplishments and selfless service of elected women, which is why NFWL […]

Women in Public Office Day Letter

  View this email in your browser To all our Sheroes, We just want to take a moment to thank you for all your hard work and everything you do. With COVID-19 demanding the immediate attention of elected women from across the country, we hope you can take a moment to celebrate yourselves. We know you […]

Women elected to public office recognized by Kansas Legislature

Pops of color stood out on the Kansas Senate’s floor as female legislators donned pink Monday to honor women in public service. Sen. Pat Pettey, D-Kansas City, said 15 women serve in the Senate and 32 in the House, making up 28.5 percent of the Kansas Legislature. Female leaders from Shawnee County were also recognized […]

Suffolk Votes to Mark March 19th as Women in Public Office Day

Riverhead, NY – March 8, 2018 – As the world pauses to reflect on the contributions and accomplishments of women during this International Women’s Day, Suffolk LegislatorKara Hahn is proud to announce that the County is joining a growing number of municipalities that have designated March 19th as “Celebrating Women in Public Office Day.” The […]

March 2019 Newsletter

  In this Issue A MESSAGE FROM OUR CHAIR: JOIN WOMEN IN THE MOVEMENT WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH: CELEBRATE EDCHOICE PARTNER POST: ABC’S OF SCHOOL CHOICE PARTNER NOTE FROM PEW: JUVENILE JUSTICE POLICY RESOURCE Since 1988 we have officially been celebrating March as Women’s History Month. Though in truth our unofficial celebrations trace back much further than […]

2018 Chair Farewell

Representative Kim Dudik, Montana State Legislature, NFWL 2018 Chair December 2018 I want to thank you for the honor of serving as the 2018 Chair of the National Foundation for Women Legislators.  This organization truly embodies the spirit we as public servants and all citizens need to strive for – we look to find common ground, […]