Earlier today, the Minnesota Senate approved the Women’s Economic Security Act (WESA), a collection of nine bills to provide equal employment opportunities and pay for women.
Senator Vicki Jensen discusses starting her own business and how a bill she’s introducing could help all women in Minnesota move forward with their own businesses.
Senator Terri Bonoff discusses her 20 year career in business and the “tug and pull” of raising a family.
Senator Susan Kent discusses the big issues facing women in Minnesota, including family care and family leave.
Senator Melisa Franzen discusses opportunities for women in business and ways we can continue to create more.
Senator Scalze discusses her family business, her experience growing up on a farm, and the importance of empowering women in Minnesota.