A series of interviews featuring eminent women leaders in Washington kicked off with a conversation with Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen.
Women of Washington
Washington, District of Columbia / September 16, 2014
Event video will be up shortly. The Atlantic's series of interviews with eminent women leaders in Washington continues—this time it featured a conversation with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand.
For the second installment of the 2014 Women of Washington event series, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) joined the The Atlantic for a one-on-one conversation with Molly Ball. Gillibrand discussed her first term in the Senate and efforts to improve government transparency through Congress legislation, most notably the STOCK Act. The interview also touched on the Senator's role as a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, specifically her work to prevent sexual violence in the armed forces and opposition of Don't Ask, Don't Tell.