suffrage http://wamc.org en NYS Resolution Honors Women's Suffrage Wagon http://wamc.org/post/nys-resolution-honors-womens-suffrage-wagon <p>An elected official in the Hudson Valley is behind a movement to put New York front and center of the women’s suffrage centennial in 2020. For starters, she has worked to ensure that New York has a new day to commemorate, in just a few weeks.</p><p>The state Senate and Assembly Tuesday adopted a resolution, calling on the governor to proclaim July 1 this year as the “Spirit of 1776” Wagon Day in the State of New York. Here’s Susan Zimet, founder of Votes for Women 2020, the non-profit organization planning suffrage centennial events in 2017 and 2020. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 17:47:18 +0000 Allison Dunne 67406 at http://wamc.org NYS Resolution Honors Women's Suffrage Wagon