Lynn Rosenthal, White House Advisor on Violence Against Women, discusses the Presidential proclamation naming October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the Vice President's recent remarks on the progress made in the 16 years since the passage of the Violence Against Women Act.
Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to the President and Chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls, discusses the October 4th White House Women’s Entrepreneurship Conference, which will be streamed live on WhiteHouse.gov.
From ancient Chinese herbal remedies to the largest business journal in Singapore, Tina Tchen, Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement and Executive Director of the Council on Women and Girls, shares stories about her time in Japan at the first Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation's Women’s Entrepreneurship Summit.
Hear from Irene Trowell-Harris, Director of the VA's Center for Women Veterans, about the historic
installation of Dr. Linda S. Schwartz as president of the National Association of State Directors of Veterans’ Affairs (NASDVA).
October 1, 2010 at 2:13 PM ET by Irene Trowell-Harris
Hear from Frances E. Ashe-Goins, Acting Director of the Office on Women's Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services about the work that is being done around the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.
September 17, 2010 at 4:47 PM ET by Frances E. Ashe-Goins RN, MPH
Hear about how President Obama and his Administration honored the Troops last week from Darienne Page, the lead for Veterans, Wounded Warrior and Military Family Outreach for the White House Office of Public Engagement.
September 10, 2010 at 12:05 PM ET by Darienne Page
The Council on Women and Girls recently hosted a White House Briefing for the General Federation of Women's Clubs. Over 100 women from across the country came to learn and ask questions about the Obama Administration’s agenda.
Tina Tchen, Director of the Office of Public Engagement and Director of the White House Council on Women and Girls, takes questions on women’s issues on the 90th Anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.