Women’s Policy Inc is now Women’s Congressional Policy Institute

We’ve changed our name! You might have noticed something different about our logo? If you attended March 1st’s Congressional Gala, you have already heard the news. Women’s Policy, Inc. is now the Women’s Congressional Policy Institute (WCPI)! Our new name better describes our mission to bring women policymakers together to work across party lines on […]

Combat Female Veterans Honored at International Women’s Day at the Kernersville VA Health Care Center, March 8, 2017.

My name is Sandra Robinson; I am an Operation Desert Storm Combat Veteran. On March 8, 2017, “International Women’s Day” Kernersville VA Health Care Center will be celebrating a new program “Combat Female Veteran Life After War” from 9am-4pm. The VA leadership will be there around 11-1pm. Come meet and greet your local Combat Female […]

Fifty Years Ago: Last Nurse Survivor of Bataan Still on Active Duty Retires

Lt. Col. Helen Hennessey narrowly escaped Batan before invading Japanese forces took over. After making her way to the island of Corregidor in the Philippines, she cared for the sick and wounded in a hospital there. She retired from active duty in the Air Force on January 31, 1967. Read more about Lt. Hennessey in […]

The Source on Women’s Issues in Congress, January 9-13, 2017

Updates from Women’s Policy, Inc. – January 9-13, 2017 Senate, House Approve FY2017 Budget Resolution On January 11, the Senate approved S. Con. Res. 3, the FY2017 budget reconciliation package, which would set the budgetary levels through FY2026. Read more House Passes Maternity Care Act On January 10, the House passed H.R. 315, the Improving […]

2017 National Women Veterans Summit

March 17-18, 2017, Dallas, Texas “Women Veterans account for approximately 10 percent of the U.S. Veteran population, which will grow to 15 percent by 2030. While many of their challenges and opportunities are similar to those of their male counterparts, some are unique or disproportionate to the women Veterans population-which is younger and more ethnically […]

Women Veterans Cyber Security Fireside Chat

  Did you know that there was a shortage of women veterans in the Cyber Security Field? Designed especially for women…please join Stratford University, 2013 White House Champion for Change Ginger Miller , Air Force Veteran, Loilette Loderick, Lead Web Application Penetration Tester With NetCentrics supporting the Coast Guard Cyber Command and President/Owner of Premier […]