Senate Candidates: Hear them at USM: on issues affecting Maine women and girls

A broad coalition of community organizations is hosting a forum to allow candidates for U.S. Senate an opportunity to discuss a wide range of issues that affect Maine women and girls, including economic security, freedom from violence, healthcare, and civil rights.

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2012

Reception: 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Candidates’ Forum: 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Location: University of Southern Maine, Hannaford Hall, 88 Bedford St., Portland

This event is free and open to the public.

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Event Sponsors:

  • AARP
  • American Association of University Women of Maine
  • Family Planning Association of Maine
  • League of Women Voters of Maine
  • Maine Children’s Alliance
  • Maine Women’s Policy Center
  • National Council of Jewish Women—Southern Maine
  • University of Southern Maine’s Women and Gender Studies Program

 Participating Organizations:  Coalition for Maine Women • Frances Perkins Center • Hardy Girls Healthy Women • Mabel Wadsworth Women’s Health Center • Maine Centers for Women, Work, and Community • Maine Women’s Fund