MEDIA ADVISORY: Excuse Our Fowl Language, But What the Duck?
Tuesday, December 13, 8:30 am ET
Excuse Our Fowl Language, But What the Duck?
MomsRising Members with Rubber Duckies to Greet Members of Congress Tuesday Morning, Urging Them to Make a Big Splash for Moms During the Lame-Duck Session
Tuesday morning from 8:30 – 9:45 am, outside Russell Senate Office Building at the corner of Constitution and Delaware Avenues NE, moms will flock together to call on Congress to be Mighty Ducks during the lame-duck session by making a big splash for moms and families before the end of the year. Some participants will be dressed as ducks.
Who: MomsRising members
What: Urgent call to Congress to pass the policies moms and families need this year
When/Where: 8:30 – 9:45 am Tuesday, December 13, 2022, outside the Russell Senate Office Building, Constitution and Delaware Avenue NE, Washington, D.C.
Why: To call on Congress to pass family-friendly policies by the end of the year:
· Extend the expanded Child Tax Credit
· Pass the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act
· Pass maternal health and mental health policies
· Invest in home-and community-based services
· Protect hundreds of thousands of Dreamers and immigrant families
· Advance early learning and child care solutions by doubling resources for child care
For more information or to access photos after the event, contact Magen Eissenstat at firstname.lastname@example.org.