Past Event


Women in America


12:00 - 1:30 PM EST

The Center for American Progress and the White House Council on Women and Girls invite you to a discussion on the new White House report, "Women in America: Indicators of Social and Economic Well-Being." Join us for a conversation with administration officials and policy experts as we talk about women’s present role in families as well as in education, employment, health, and crime in American society and what policymakers, researchers, and advocates can do to further the collection of gender-specific data in the future.

Featured Presenters:
Tina Tchen, Executive Director of the White House Council on Women and Girls, White House
Preeta Bansal, Senior Policy Adviser and General Council, Office of Management and Budget
Rebecca Blank, Acting Deputy Secretary of Commerce, Department of Commerce

Panelists:
Heather Boushey, Senior Economist, Center for American Progress
Barbara Gault, Executive Director and Vice President, Institute for Women’s Policy Research
Avis Jones-DeWeever, Executive Director, National Council of Negro Women
Ana Harvey, Assistant Administrator for Women’s Business Ownership, U.S. Small Business Administration
Lynn Rosenthal, Advisor on Violence Against Women, White House