Nurses’ statement on GOP lawmakers mocking women on the House Floor
Julia Morrissey, Michigan Nurses Association Press Release, 6/5/14
The following statement from the Michigan Nurses Association is from Julia Morrissey, RN. She and other registered nurses were participating in a Lobby Day at the Capitol today to advocate for the Safe Patient Care Act (safe nurse-patient ratios in hospitals).
Background: As three Republican male lawmakers posed for a photograph on the House Floor reading fashion magazines, one of them said: “Don’t say we don’t understand women.” News report and photo: http://www.mlive.com/lansing-news/index.ssf/2014/06/michigan_lawmakers_joke_leads.html
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