Welcome to the sixth addition of Conservative Women Weekly! This week, prominent conservative women gave speeches to young women and faced confirmation hearings, among other important actions.
Senator Lisa Murkowski Chairs a Hearing on National Parks Service Backlog
A passionate supporter of conservation in the Senate, Chairman Murkowski led the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee during a hearing about the National Parks Service $11.9 million maintenance backlog on Thursday. Both the House and the Senate are trying to address this backlog. Senator Murkowski, as chairman of the relevant committee, is a leader on the issue.
Representative Elise Stefanik Addresses Young Women at NeW National Conference
Representative Stefanik (R-NY) is the youngest Republican woman ever elected to Congress and recently started a PAC to encourage other conservative women to run for office. A group of lucky women will be able to hear from her first-hand at the Network of Enlightened Women National Conference this morning. Her talk is entitled “Do You Believe in Miracles? What a Determined and United America Can Accomplish.”