Female Democrats ‘Bare Arms,’ Go Sleeveless to Support an Updated Capitol Hill Dress Code

Washington Free Beacon | 7/14/2017 | Kathryn Covert
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A group of female House Democrats banded together in support of "Sleeveless Friday," a movement to show support for the modernization of the dress code in areas of the U.S. Capitol.

"Thank you to all my colleagues who joined me for #SleevelessFriday — because women have the right to bare arms!" tweeted Rep. Jackie Speier (D, Calif.) on Friday. This was an attempted play on words in reference to the Second Amendment.

Rep - Chellie - Pingree - D - Maine

Rep. Chellie Pingree (D, Maine) also chimed in, saying, "It's 2017, and women vote, hold office, + choose their own style. Time to update the House rules to reflect the times!"

Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D, Wash.) repeated the newly beloved reference to "bare arms."

Decision - Sleeveless

The decision to "go sleeveless"...
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