SheKnows Town Hall with Reps. McMorris Rodgers, Noem, Walters

House Republican Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), U.S. Representative Kristi Noem (R-SD), and U.S. Representative Mimi Walters (R-CA) will kick off Women’s History Month by discussing House Republicans’ agenda for a more confident America in an online town hall with SheKnows Media on March 2 at 10:30 a.m. ET.

The live online Town Hall will be livestreamed exclusively on SheKnows.com, BlogHer.com, and GOP.gov:
 
“Women’s History Month is our opportunity to celebrate the incredible accomplishments of women throughout our history, and to recognize those who gave voice to a voiceless gender and inspired many generations,”
said House Republican Chair McMorris Rodgers. “For moms and teachers, doctors and entrepreneurs across America, we care about achieving a better life our children’s generation. I can’t wait to talk to those who tune into the March 2 livestream about their ideas for our future, where every American — especially women — feel empowered to build a bright future.”

Congresswoman Kristi Noem added, “The most lasting tribute we can pay this month is through our effort to make history for the next generation of women. We must remain focused on building a strong foundation on which future trailblazers can pursue their own dreams and keep making history. As House Republicans build an agenda to restore a confident America, I look forward to discussing solutions for the priorities women care about.”

“This month, we celebrate the accomplishments of women throughout our history and seize the opportunity to keep making history for future generations,” said Congresswoman Mimi Walters. “With women starting businesses at an ever increasing rate, and graduating with bachelors, masters, and doctorate degrees at a higher rate than their peers — it’s the determination and innovation of women today that’s going to be the foundation of a more confident America. I am excited to hear ideas about how we can open more opportunities for all Americans.”

“Our vast, predominantly female audience is passionate about so many issues that are shaping the 2016 election,” Ross Godar said. “Based on findings from SheKnows Media’s new study called #TheFWord, we know that border control to Affordable Care Act to same-sex marriage to equal pay by law are top of mind for women regardless of party affiliation. I am looking forward to moderating this Town Hall with three GOP powerhouses who will share their perspective on these issues, what the Republican Party is doing to resolve them, as well as shed light on what it’s like to be a female legislator.”

The online Town Hall will be moderated by SheKnows and BlogHer Executive Editorial Director Julie Ross Godar. Questions asked of the SheKnows Media audience that were fielded February 26-29 online will be asked of the congresswomen.

For more information, follow @CathyMcMorris, RepKristiNoem, and @RepMimiWalters and check out McMorris Rodgers’ BlogHer Op-Ed on Women’s History Month here. More information about SheKnows Media can be found at corporate.sheknows.com.

1 comScore, Media Metrix, Multiplatform Key Measures Report, January 2016, U.S.