March 28, 2024

12:15 pm - 1:20 pm, Central Time

A Conversation with Former United States Representative Jackie Speier

5454 S Shore Dr., Chicago, IL

The American Constitution Society and Law Women’s Caucus, this Thursday, March 28th, at lunch in Room I, will be hosting a conversation with Former United States Representative Jackie Speier.

Jackie Speier is a former U.S. Congresswoman for California’s 14th district, where she served from 2008 to 2023. Before that, she served on the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors, the California State Assembly and the California Senate, bringing her total time in public service to over 40 years. Congresswoman Speier is a fierce advocate for women’s rights, gun violence prevention, health care, LGBTQ+ rights, and the care of service members and veterans. Her decade-long fight in Congress against sexual assault in the military earned her recognition by Newsweek Magazine as a top “150 Fearless Women of the World.” She was named one of Politico’s 50 most influential people for bringing the “Me Too” reckoning to Congress. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Davis, and a Juris Doctor from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 1976.