Topics to include fair pay, paid leave and fair scheduling.
National AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler will join Columbus City Councilwoman Elizabeth Brown for a roundtable discussion on working women and the most pressing public policy issues at the local, state and national levels.
Shuler is the second highest ranking officer in the American labor movement and Brown was recently elected to city council after running on a platform of working family issues. She has remained a prominent advocate in her new role. The conversation will revolve around challenges women face in the workplace, and solutions available at all levels of government.
They will be joined by Columbus area working women at the Roosevelt Coffeehouse. This establishment, named after Eleanor Roosevelt, supports the efforts of those working to fight the local and global injustices of unclean water, hunger, and human trafficking.
Who: National AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler, Columbus City Councilwoman Elizabeth Brown, Columbus area working women
What: Roundtable discussion on issues facing working women
Where: The Roosevelt Coffeehouse, 300 E. Long St., Columbus, OH 43215
When: Tuesday May 3, 2016 at 1:00PM