Posted March 28, 2013 at 3:53 PM
by Kenzi Green, Director of Communications, College Democrats of America
Who has shaped your views about the role of women in leadership positions? Have you seen a particularly inspiring political speech, or did you grow up in a family with strong female role models? CDA Women's Caucus Chair Sara Valentine explains her motivation for wanting to get involved in public service -- to follow in the footsteps of the women who came before us.
“Men are raised to play football, to bash their heads and come back for more. Women are raised to stand back. We aren’t raised to be risk takers.” -Representative Sue Myrick
This quote is true in so many cases, but I am going to prove society wrong. Slowly but surely, women are becoming more represented in society, although ...Read More »