League of Women Voters Luncheon Sept. 17

Tuesday, Sept. 17
11:30 a.m. at Sweetwater Branch

Pat Schroeder, the first woman to serve on the House Armed Services Committee and prime mover behind the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 presents the keynote speech.  The first woman elected to Congress in Colorado, Schroeder and was re-elected time and again, ultimately serving 24 years as a U.S. Representative.  For a short video outlining Pat Schroeder’s contribution to U.S. politics, visit http://www.makers.com/pat-schroeder.  Sponsored by The Office of Civic Engagement and Service and the Honors Program at Santa Fe College.