VIDEO: Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s Speech at “Women, Money and Power” Summit – Washington, D.C. – April 7, 2011

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VIDEO: Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s Speech at “Women, Money and Power” Summit – Washington, D.C. – April 7, 2011


Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) spoke out against cuts and elimination of government programs that serve women yesterday at the YWCA and Feminist Majority’s “Women, Money and Power” Summit Luncheon in Washington, D.C.

In addition to Pelosi, luncheon speakers included:

  • Gloria Lau, Interim CEO, YWCA USA
  • Katherine Spillar, Executive Vice President, Feminist Majority; Executive Editor, Ms. magazine
  • Dolores Huerta, Co-Founder of the United Farm Workers and President of the Dolores Huerta Foundation
  • Elizabeth Shuler, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO
  • Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT)
  • Avis Jones-DeWeever, Ph.D., Executive Director, National Council of Negro Women
  • Irasema Coronado, Assistant Provost, University of Texas El Paso High School Without Walls
  • Peg Yorkin, Chair of Board, Feminist Majority
  • Eleanor Smeal, President, Feminist Majority and Publisher, Ms. magazine