Women in Politics – Live from Thunder Bay

Posted 22 January 2014 by in Featured

Women in Politics

THUNDER BAY – Lyn Macleod will be the keynote speaker at a luncheon today in Thunder Bay. The event, Women in Politics is hosted by the Paro Centre, and will be held at the Victoria Inn.

The Women in Politics Forum aims to foster the political talent and public leadership goals of northern women.

The event will feature keynote speaker Lyn McLeod, who served in elected political office both locally and provincially for 33 years. McLeod was the first woman elected as leader of the Ontario Liberal Party in 1992. McLeod states, “Women are providing outstanding leadership as Premiers across this country. We need to see more of that leadership by women on municipal councils, in legislatures and in parliament”.

NetNewsLedger Go-LIVE© is proud to help share the word in bringing our readers and viewers the live broadcast of this event today starting at 11:30AM EST.

Having more women represented in civic, provincial and federal politics is a non-partisan effort with women reaching across political lines.

Having more women represented in civic, provincial and federal politics is a non-partisan effort with women reaching across political lines.