Chicago hosts NOW conference

July 5, 2013 3:28:09 PM PDT
The National Organization for Women will elect new officers during its conference in Chicago.

It's taking place at the Hilton on South Michigan.

This year's conference will focus on bringing together a grassroots coalition to tackle some of the biggest issues facing women today.

Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky received the 'Women of Impact Award.' Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis was among the speakers Friday.