Congressman Don Beyer’s Women’s Forum: Nevertheless, She Persisted; Fighting For Equality
3351 Fairfax Drive
In 2019 the fight for gender equality continues and Virginia remains at center stage. During last year’s elections, a record number of women ran for and won elected office at every level. Now, one year later, Virginia women are persisting, refusing to let their voices be silenced, and demanding their seat at the table.
In addition, Jane Fonda will be a special guest at this year’s Conference. Fonda is an award-winning actress, and a political activist for causes including feminism, Native American rights, peace, and the environment. She has been a leading voice of her generation for over 50 years.