15 Reasons Why President Obama Won the Nobel Peace Prize
Creating the Women and Girls Council
REASON 10: “I sign this order not just as a President, but as a son, a grandson,...
REASON 10: “I sign this order not just as a President, but as a son, a grandson, a husband, and a father, because growing up, I saw my mother put herself through school and follow her passion for helping others. But I also saw how she struggled to raise me and my sister on her own, worrying about how she’d pay the bills and educate herself and provide for us,” said President Obama as he signed the executive order creating the Women and Girls Council on March 11.
The Council provides a federal response to the challenges confronted by women and girls.