Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) Legislation

"The documentary LIONESS helped drive home the importance of this legislation by putting names and faces to a new generation of female veterans" said Senator Patty Murray, a senior member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. "The brave women depicted in the film have helped lawmakers understand the sacrifices and challenges women face as soldiers and veterans."

Critical Murray Bill Supporting Women Veterans Passes Full Senate

Each year I manage to see a couple [of films] that I can’t get out of my head. This year one of the films was Lioness.

- Melissa Silverstein, WOMEN AND HOLLYWOOD


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