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Women’s Empowerment Day at the Capitol

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2015 is marking the year of the woman - from Sheryl Sandberg encouraging women to command more respect in the workplace to Oscar-winner Patricia Arquette calling for salary equality - women are being advocated and championed for at an increasing pace. Women's Empowerment Day at the Capitol kicks off March 9 and feature a one-day conference to motivate and celebrate women. Mae Fesai sat down with organizers, Velma Skyes of the Sacramento Area Women's Chamber of Commerce and Rachel Michelin of California Women Lead to discuss the event, and what areas women are winning in Sacramento.