Copy of Liuba Grechen Shirley: Run For Office, Moms!

Liuba Grechen Shirley, congressional candidate in New York's 2nd District, believes more mothers should serve as congresswomen. She has faced seemingly insurmountable obstacles juggling campaign responsibilities with raising two young children. However, she believes the critical voices of mothers--those who directly experience the impact of the lack of paid family leave and affordable childcare in the U.S.--must be heard in Congress. 

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