Democratic Women’s Caucus Holds Virtual Meeting on The Disparate Impact of COVID-19 on Women and Families

May 1, 2020
Press Release
Washington, DC – On Monday, May 4th, the Democratic Women’s Caucus (DWC) led by Co-Chairs Lois Frankel (FL-21), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), and Jackie Speier (CA-14) and Vice Chairs Veronica Escobar (TX-16) and Deb Haaland (NM-01) will host a virtual meeting on the disparate impacts of COVID-19 on women and families. 
DWC members will be joined by the following special guests:
  • Deborah J. Vagins, President and CEO, National Network to End Domestic Violence
  • Fatima Goss Graves, President and CEO, National Women’s Law Center
  • April Verret, President of SEIU, Local 2015 
  • Jacqueline Ayers, National Director, Legislative Affairs, Planned Parenthood
  • Additional speakers to be added.
The DWC is comprised of the 90 Democratic women Members in the U.S. House of Representatives. 
Interested media may access this teleconference on a listen-only basis. Follow up questions may be directed to the press contacts listed below. 
Monday, May 4th, 2020
12:00 PM       Democratic Women’s Caucus Holds Virtual Meeting on Impacts of COVID-19 on
   Women and Families
                        For the video conference call link, please RSVP to Morgan Routman at