What has the Obama Administration done for women and girls? How will their women and girls initiatives continue after the president leaves office? Tina Tchen, executive director for the White House Council on Women and Girls, talks about what’s been done on the federal level since President Obama took office. She speaks with Jonathan Capehart of The Washington Post as part of the Aspen Forum on Women and Girls at the Aspen Institute. This recent event precedes the United State of Women Summit on May 23rd in Washington, DC.
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Marci Krivonen is associate editor and producer of public programs at the Aspen Institute.
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