Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow, Dale McCormick, "Marriage Equality in 15 states, but discrimination in Indiana"
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Woodrow Wilson visiting fellow Dale McCormick will speak on Thursday, January 30 at 7:00 p.m. in the Fitzgibbon Recital Hall. Take this opportunity to hear former state senator; founder, Women Unlimited; carpenter; LGBTQ activist Dale McCormick has spent over two decades fighting for jobs, economic justice, health care for all, human rights, and equality for women. A carpenter and contractor for 30 years, Ms. McCormick was the first woman in the country to complete a carpentry apprenticeship with the carpentersâ union, and she is a member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters Union. In 1988, she founded Women Unlimited, a program that successfully trains women on welfare to compete for high-paying jobs in trade and technical occupations. She served in the State of Maine Senate, chairing the Banking & Insurance Committee and writing health care reform legislation. She co-founded and became the first president of the Maine Lesbian/Gay Political Alliance (now Equality Maine). She was