These speeches dealt with tackling abuse in politics, abortion in Northern Ireland, Brexit (naturally!), women’s rights internationally and the first use of sign language by a Minister in the Commons. Continue reading Speeches of the Year by Conservative Women
At yesterday’s ‘Women in Work’ conference held by Bright Blue, the Secretary of State for International Development and the Minister for Women and Equalities, Penny Mordaunt delivered the keynote speech where she proclaimed that “to fight injustice, we need a strong economy” and that helping women in the workplace is a vital part of that. “We need to broaden out the work of the Government … Continue reading Mordaunt: “We need to focus on women at every stage of their lives”
“Those who went before us started a great movement for equality. Let us be the generation that finished the job”. – Penny Mordaunt Continue reading “A Woman’s Place is in Elected Office” – #WomenMPsoftheWorld
“Remember Ginger Rogers saying that she did everything Fred Astaire did but she did it backwards and in heels? Well these days it is more likely to be with no back up and in debt.” – Penny Mourdant Continue reading Penny Mordaunt: female entrepreneurs are “resilient, resourceful and remarkable leaders”.