Congresswoman Gwen Moore and members of U.S. Congress meet those on the frontline in the fight against poverty in Milwaukee

July 12, 2018

Photo by Yvonne Kemp

On Friday, June 29, 2018, Congresswoman Gwen Moore was joined by Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (DMD) and Democratic Whip Task Force on Poverty, Income Inequality, and Opportunity Chair Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) on their “Pathways Out of Poverty Listening Tour,” a tour of agencies and community leaders in Milwaukee, who are on the front lines of the national war against poverty. During their tour Congresswoman Moore, Congressman Hoyer and Congresswoman Lee visited Wisconsin Regional Training Partnership/BIG STEP for a community round table.

Pictured at the round table discussion are (seated at table, from left) Congresswoman Barbara Lee; Congressman Steny H. Hoyer; and Congresswoman Gwen Moore; WTRP/BIG STEP President and CEO Mark Kessenich (front row, far right); WTRP/BIG STEP instructor Rick Schabowski (front row, far left); WRTP/BIG STEP Executive Administrator Wanda Liddell (front row, right); and students from WRTP/BIG STEP training program.