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3 Stories You Should Read 3/25/2020: Russia, Prince Charles, Defense Protection Act

Reading Time: 2 minutes Confluence Daily is your daily news source for women in the know. In the category of:  All the resources available How Congress could force Trump to use the Defense Production Act Democrats are pushing bills that could force the president’s hand — but Republicans would still have to get on board. President Donald Trump could require private companies to prioritize the production of supplies that medical workers are pleading for the federal government to provide, including face masks, ventilators, and gloves — but he hasn’t. Democrats in Congress are now trying to force his hand. Democrats...

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3 Stories You Should Read 3/12/2020: Democrats, New Rochelle, Iraq

Reading Time: 2 minutes Confluence Daily is your daily news source for women in the know. In the category of:  Party lines Democrats have a new coronavirus relief package. Here’s what’s in it. Democrats have unveiled their new coronavirus plan, addressing sick leave and free testing. House Democrats released their coronavirus economic relief bill late Wednesday night, as layoffs related to the outbreak were reported. The new multibillion-dollar bill contains a number of emergency economic measures designed to assist working people and families dealing with the virus — including free coronavirus testing, paid sick leave, and expanded unemployment benefits for those laid...

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Feminine Leadership, Elizabeth Warren, and “That’s What Girls Do”

Reading Time: 4 minutes By Cornelia Powell – Confluence Daily is your daily news source for women in the know. The issue of “competency” once again became part of the discussion when one-time frontrunner Senator Elizabeth Warren dropped out of the 2020 U.S. presidential campaign leaving two 70-something white men in the lead—a field that in the beginning had six women candidates. The woman that Atlantic magazine writer Megan Garber called  “competent incarnate,” Warren, a former special education schoolteacher and professor at Harvard, is known as a woman with a plan! “She is unapologetically—and unavoidably—credentialed,” Garber wrote. “Warren knows a lot,...

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