Campaigning for Care

Planks to be presented by the National League of Women Voters to the Democratic Platform Committee
I Child Care: Prohibition of child labor, Infancy and maternity care, Adequate appropriate for childrens bureau
II Education: Federal department of education, Increased teachers’ salaries and removal of illiteracy, Citizenship instruction
III Home and High Prices: Increased training in home economics, Federal regulation of marketing and distribution of food.
IV Women in Gainful Occupations: Representation of women on all commissions having to do with women’s occupations. Civil service re-classified on merit basis and freed from sex discrimination.
V Public Health and Morals: Continued appropriate for public education and sex hygiene.
VI Independent Citizenship for Married Women: No forfeiture of citizenship through marriage to foreigners by American born women who continue to reside in the U.S. No acquiring of citizenship by foreign born women except through individual naturalization

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.