Join RightNOW!, the Women’s Democracy Network and Independent Women’s Forum for a conversation with Rt. Honorable Liz Truss, Chief Secretary of the Treasury, the United Kingdom, to discuss Business, Money & Power: The economic empowerment of women.
DATE: Monday, September 17, 2018
TIME: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
LOCATION: International Republican Institute (IRI), 1225 I (Eye) Street NW, Suite 800, Washington D.C.
—Tea and snacks will be served.—
An economist by background, the Right Honorable Elizabeth Truss was appointed Chief Secretary to the Treasury in June 2017 by Prime Minister Theresa May. Her role gives her responsibility for overseeing U.K. public expenditure labor market policy and welfare reform. A member of the Conservative Party, she was first elected as a Member of Parliament in 2010 and has held several important government roles, including Education Minister, Environment Secretary, and Justice Secretary and Lord Chancellor.