Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Lee Bachu, Chair for the Maryland Commission for Women
. Members are selected and appointed by the Governor. The main mandate is listen to the needs of the women and to meet the goals of the state of Maryland. The Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame recognizes accomplished women throughout the state, such as Clara Barton & Rachel Carson. The commission has been hosting public forums such as “Voices of Maryland”, relating to women’s issues on transportation, health insurance, pay equality, day care and other issues focusing on the future of women.