More than 60 members of National Women’s Political Caucus from all over California gathered the Saturday after the 2016 General Election in San Jose to attend a “Celebration and Conversation.” Members of the Silicon Valley caucus hosted the event, with members attending from Orange County, Fresno, Monterey, Sacramento, and several local caucuses in Los Angeles County.
Although it seemed that the “celebration” part was not to be, the speakers and members turned what might have been a wake into a wake-up call to turn defeat into future victory. Speakers shared their deep sense of loss over the defeat of Secretary Hillary Clinton for President. But they also sounded calls to carry the work forward and to increase our efforts for women to be full partners in America’s democracy. Read more here