Wed, Oct 14|
BIAS WOMEN FACE WHILE RUNNING FOR AND SERVING IN OFFICE
Women represent half of the U.S. population yet we only account for 29% of Elected Officials. How do we build the pipeline and get more women in office when we face so much more scrutiny? Join us as we talk to Congresswoman Kendra Horn about the bias she faced while running for office.
Time & Location
Oct 14, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM CDT
About the event
Congresswoman Kendra Horn is an attorney serving as the U.S. Representative for Oklahoma's 5th congressional district. Representative Horn defeated two-term incumbent Steve Russell, a race many referred to as the biggest surprise in 2018. Congresswoman Horn is the third woman ever elected to Congress from Oklahoma and the first Democratic woman elected to the House.