Rebecca lobbies the U.S. Congress and Executive Branch on funding and policy around international family planning and reproductive health. Her issue portfolio includes promoting family planning in the context of foreign assistance and development initiatives, including access to these services in emergency and conflict settings, and in situations of gender-based violence. Rebecca holds an undergraduate degree in international relations from Michigan State University and is currently working on a master’s degree at George Washington University, where she is studying international affairs and global health.
Rebecca Dennis, Legislative Policy Analyst
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The long hours were worth it. Throughout the week, there were challenges that bordered on the surreal. No room reservations, microphones that didn’t work, emails that got caught up in the system. Admittedly modest in scope, these bureaucratic problems threatened, at … Continue Reading →
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