From: The Honorable Carolyn B. Maloney
Sent By:
Bill: H.J.Res. 52
Date: 6/20/2016


Join Patricia Arquette and Equal Means Equal Director Kamala Lopez for a special discussion and viewing


Dear Colleague,

We write to invite you to a special conversation on the Equal Rights Amendment and viewing of the documentary film
Equal Means Equal on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 6:00pm in the CVC Orientation Theater North. Equal Means Equal reveals the inadequacy of present laws that claim to protect women, ultimately presenting an argument for the urgency of ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment. The discussion panel includes director Kamala Lopez, Academy Award-winning
actress Patricia Arquette and ERA advocates. Members of Congress, Congressional staff and the public are welcome to attend.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016


(Film will start at 6:30pm)

U.S. Capitol Visitor Center Orientation Theater North

Special Remarks:
Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, Rep. Jackie Speier and Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman

Panelists: Kamala Lopez, Equal Means Equal Director; Patricia Arquette, Academy Award Winning Actress; Lenora Lapidus, ACLU Women’s Rights Project Director;
Dr. E. Faye Williams, National Congress of Black Women President & CEO

Carol Jenkins, former WNBC-TV Anchor (NYC) and Board Member, ERA Coalition


Please have your staff contact Christina Parisi in Rep. Maloney’s office at or x5-7944 to RSVP or with any questions. We hope you and your staff can join this important event.



CAROLYN B. MALONEY                                                JACKIE SPEIER
Member of Congress                                                     Member of Congress