MOUNT VERNON — The proposed national and state budget cuts and their impact on women’s issues will be the focus of the discussion on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the meeting of the Knox County Democratic Women. The meeting will be at Emeritus at HillenVale, 1615 Yauger Road in Mount Vernon.
Community women are encouraged to attend and share their insights and feelings about the potential defunding of Planned Parenthood and Head Start as well as how changes in collective bargaining will effect women in the teaching force.
Prior to the discussion, the proposed new officers and committee members will be announced. Further nominations are welcome. For more information about the meeting, visit www.knoxdwc.org.
Published on March 7, 2011