Category Archives: VIEW

VCW VIEW Newsletter – June 28th, 2016

Recent Events & Resources Commissioner Kerry Secrest and the The Women’s Leadership Circle of Vermont were featured in an article in the Brattleboro Reformer, Brattleboro Leadership Circle supports professional women.  Learn more about the Women’s Leadership Circle of Vermont online or by contacting Kerry Secrest. Yesterday, The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) issued two important rulings for women:… Read more »

VCW VIEW Newsletter – June 17th 2016

Candidate Forum

Save the Date: Gubernatorial Candidate Forum on Women’s Issues Wednesday, September 14th at noon at the State House, Montpelier Please mark your calendars: Vermont Commission on Women, the League of Women Voters, and Business and Professional Women will present a gubernatorial candidate forum on women’s issues, Wednesday, September 14th at noon in the State House. The moderator will be Anne… Read more »

VCW VIEW Newsletter, June 2nd

VCW's latest VIEW Newsletter Message.

Recent Events & Resources Governor Shumlin signed H.620, the Access to Birth Control bill into law last week.  The bill codifies the Affordable Care Act’s birth control benefit for Vermonters, ensuring no-cost birth control; extends the no-cost birth control benefit to vasectomies; allows the dispensing of one year’s supply of prescription birth control; and improves access to long acting reversible contraception… Read more »

VCW VIEW Newsletter, May 5th

Photo Credit: Susan Ritz

Read Susan Ritz’s fabulous piece about Change The Story VT, Changing the Economic Story for Vermont Women in the April/May edition of Vermont Woman.  (Change The Story Leaders photo credit: Susan Ritz/Vermont Woman) Have you read Change The Story VT‘s newest report yet?  Where Vermont Women Work…and Why It Matters focuses on occupational segregation, and it’s impact on women’s wages, and the way in… Read more »