CLEVELAND, July 16, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This coming Monday at the Republican National Convention, Main Street Advocacy will host another forum as part of the national Women2Women Tour. Monday's event is sponsored by KIA Motors.
Women2Women is a movement to promote the shared needs and ideals of women to impact lawmakers in Washington. Main Street Advocacy is the sister organization of the Republican Main Street Partnership, an organization representing 72 Members of Congress in the governing wing of the Republican Party.
Monday's forum will be moderated by Republican Main Street Partnership's President Sarah Chamberlain and will feature:
Congresswoman Susan Brooks (R-IN)
Congresswomen Mimi Walters (R-CA)
Lt. Gov. of Ohio Mary Taylor (R-OH)
The forum will take place near the Convention site at:
Cleveland State University - Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
1717 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44114
Monday, July 18th, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Already, the Women2Women tour has produced legislative results. In early July, Congress passed, the Helping Families In Mental Health Crisis legislation. This issue of mental health was first raised to the Congressional women involved in the Women2Women tour who immediately took action on Capitol Hill.
Republican Urban Leader's Forum
Additionally, in an event sponsored by the International Union of Operating Engineers
The Republican Main Street Partnership will host a conversation with current and former urban mayors about the importance of GOP mayors and other elected officials in urban areas across the country. For more information click here.
WHO: Rep. Mike Turner (R-OH) – Former Mayor of Dayton, OH
Mike Cornett – Mayor of Oklahoma City, OK
Betsy Price – Mayor of Forth Worth, TX
John Lettieri – Economic Innovation Group, Co-Founder
WHAT: A discussion moderated by Rep. Mike Turner on the importance of urban mayors and elected officials across the country.
WHEN: TUESDAY, July 19th Panel Discussion 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM
Q&A Session 10:45 AM – 11:30 AM
WHERE: Cleveland State University – Levin College Atrium
1717 Euclid Ave, Cleveland OH 44114
The panel will feature urban Republican leaders who have distinguished records of leadership in the cities they have served. In their respective offices, they are crafting conservative policy solutions to urban policy problems. These leaders' successes and experiences are instructive for all Republicans in order to grow the GOP in urban areas.
Contact: David James
SOURCE Republican Main Street Partnership