On March 4th, Women In Government was pleased to attend and host the Maryland Women’s Caucus Breakfast in Annapolis. At the caucus meeting WIG staff was honored to meet wonderful women legislators working diligently on important policy topics, such as human trafficking.
On February 24th, Women In Government held a Capitol Forum on the Comprehensive Treatment of Obesity. Ted Kyle from Conscienhealth and the Obesity Action Coalition shared a poignant presentation about erasing the stigma behind obesity.
To lead the way in an ever moving public policy dialogue, Women In Government (WIG) has branded the year of 2015 the Year of Innovation. In honoring this theme, WIG is dedicated to collaborating with new partners, expanding its areas of quality research, and pioneering new ways to present data to conference attendees. The 21st Annual State Directors’ & 11th Biennial First Term Legislators’ Conferences ushered in a new year full of fun and informative activities.