The 2019 Women’s Legislative Briefing drew a record-breaking 700 activists intent on “Igniting and Achieving Change.” The Montgomery County Commission for Women, along with a multitude of co-sponsors, including the Woman’s Democratic Club, has organized this nonpartisan, issue-oriented conference since 1980, when 200 women showed up.Read More
A heartwarming salute to Ike Legget with remarks by Marc Elrich, Senator Van Hollen, Congressman Raskin, Attorney General Brian Frosh, County Executive Rushern Baker, and many others.Read More
More than 80 new WDC members attended our annual New Member Welcome event on July 21. Our membership has doubled in the past two years, with this year’s addition of well over 300 new members—a number that exceeded all expectations—necessitating a new venue and format for this annual event. Held at the Oakville Grille in Bethesda, the delicious breakfast buffet was followed by a comprehensive program filled with useful information designed to fire up our new members to charge ahead to ensure that Democrats win in November!
WDC President Fran Rothstein opened the program by welcoming all attendees, stating that the meeting had four goals:Read More