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Monday, June 24, 1996 FULL SHOW | HEADLINES | NEXT: The Sierra Club
1996-06-24

Representative Patricia Schroeder is Retiring

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THIS YEAR, THE DEAN OF WOMEN IN CONGRESS IS RETIRING. 12 TERM DEMOCRAT OF COLORADO, REPRESENTATIVE PATRICIA SCHROEDER has decided to leave Congress after 24 years as one of the leading political voices for women in the U.S. Last week, supporters of Congresswoman Schroeder gathered to celebrate her career at a roast. Among the guests: comedienne Nora Dunn who imitated Pat Schroeder on Saturday Night Live.


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