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Roundtable with U.S. Congresswoman Marilyn Strickland
Tuesday, March 23, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM PDT
Category: Advocacy

ROUNDTABLE WITH u.s. congresswoman marilyn strickland

PNDC partners with Northwest Congressional Members to streamline and strengthen federal procurement processes to improve long-term return on investment in defense and security contracts.  We support reforms that increase fairness and consistency, improve access by contractors of all sizes, and strengthen Northwest contractors who deliver high quality products and services.

 DATE: Tuesday, March 23, 2021

TIME: 2:00PM - 3:30PM

LOCATION: Online

COST: 

Members Only Event: Cost $0 

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Congresswoman Marilyn Strickland proudly represents Washington’s 10th Congressional District, which covers Pierce County, Thurston County and parts of Mason County. Born in Seoul, South Korea, Strickland is the first African-American to represent Washington State at the federal level, and one of the first Korean-American women elected to Congress in its 230-year history. 

Prior to Strickland’s election to Congress, she served as Mayor of Tacoma, where she helped transform a city and economy crippled by a deep recession into a destination for families, workers, artists, tourists and entrepreneurs. In addition to attracting over $1 billion in investment for housing and businesses, she was instrumental in investing over $500 million in infrastructure for roads, bridges, transportation, and the Port, creating over 40,000 new jobs in the Tacoma region. 

Strickland is the newest Northwest member of the House Armed Forces Committee and also serves as a Member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

  

These Congressional Roundtables are free for all PNDC members, but space is limited so please RSVP today.