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First Ladies Initiative

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Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies
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Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies
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First Ladies Conference at George HW Bush Library

Video Coverage

You can watch nearly all of the previous First Ladies conferences on C-SPAN.

Photo by Eric Draper for the George W. Bush Presidential Center at Southern Methodist University

Poverty-Fighting with CARE


First Ladies at Arena Stage


Panelists Allida Black, author of "The First Ladies of the United States," and Anita McBride, Chief of Staff to First Lady Laura Bush, discuss the influence of (and our fascination with) America's First Ladies


 


WONK Challenge Videos



First Ladies WONK Anita McBride hosted these WONK challenges at Washington Nationals games during the 2013 season.


 

 

Women in Afghanistan Panel


Following a showing of Love in Afghanistan at the Arena Stage, Anita McBride took part in a panel discussion titled "What's It Like to Be a Woman in Afghanistan?"