SCHAUMBURG--(ENEWSPF)--August 26, 2016. Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) issued the following statement in recognition of the 96th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote. The anniversary is now also known as Women’s Equality Day.
“On Women’s Equality Day, we should celebrate the successes and hard work of women who have worked and those who continue to work promoting the quintessential American ideal of equality,” said Duckworth. “We should also use this day to push for action on the policies both women and men need to live up to the ideals of . . .