Leader Pelosi's speech, delivered at the Hastings Women's Law Journal 25th Anniversary Symposium, discusses the recently-launched "When Women Succeed, America Succeeds" campaign that places female empowerment at the center of a successful society and economy. Ms. Pelosi emphasized three fundamental issues that most affect the position of women in the workforce: pay equity, paid sick leave, and affordable quality child care. The successful resolution of those three issues is the key to the success of women and the U.S.
When Women Succeed, America Succeeds,
25 Hastings Women's L. R. 173
Available at: http://repository.uchastings.edu/hwlj/vol25/iss2/3