Honoring Our History ~ Honoring Our Strength” is the theme of a virtual program the D.C. Democratic Women’s Club (DCDWC) is hosting on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. to celebrate Women’s History Month and recognize congressional and District of Columbia leaders who have shown strength in withstanding a challenging political climate.
“While esteemed women will be in the spotlight, we are thrilled to also have men on our program who are among the most influential lawmakers,” said DCDWC President Jeannette Mobley. Denise Rolark Barnes, CEO/Publisher of The Washington Informer, will serve as Mistress of Ceremonies.
- House Majority Whip James Clyburn (SC)
- Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC)
- Former DC Mayor Sharon Pratt
- Rep. Barbara Lee (CA)
- Rep. Jamie Raskin (MD)
- Rep. Jackie Speier (CA)
- Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett (USVI) ;
- Jaime Harrison, Democratic National Committee Chairman
- DC Council Chairman Phil Mendelson (D)
The D.C. Democratic Women’s Club is an affiliate of the National Federation of Democratic Women and the D.C. Federation of Democratic Women. DCDWC’s mission is to promote candidacy for women, advocacy, mentoring and training to empower and engage women at all levels of the Democratic Party.