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Record Number of Women in Congress in 2013 - Women's Issues
In the 113th Congress convening in January 2013, a record number of women in Congress, as well as in both the House and Senate, will change the way things ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/thepoliticalarena/a/Record-Number-Of-Women-In-Congress-In-2013-In-Both-House-Senate.htm
History of Women in Congress from 1917-2012 - Women's Issues
How did a woman get elected to Congress in 1917, years before women were granted the right to vote? A look at the milestones and historic events that put ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/milestonesadvancements/a/History-Of-Women-In-Congress.htm
Record Number of Women in Congress in 2009 - Women's Issues
Nov 10, 2008 ... Many women were nominated for winnable seats, so more women won. Along with incumbents seeking re-election, we saw women contending ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/milestonesadvancements/a/congress2009.htm
Women in Congress - List of US Congresswomen - Women's History
There have been more than 200 women in Congress. Following is an index of these women who've served in the United States Congress, arranged by the year  ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/congress/a/women_congress.htm
Which States Have Had No Women in Congress? - Women's History
Which states have never had a woman representing that state in the United States Senate? Which states have never sent a woman to the United States House of ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/publicofficials/ss/States-With-No-Women-In-Congress.htm
Women in the United States Congress - Female Public Officials ...
Women who have served in the United States Congress - part of a directory of female public officials.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/congress/
The First African American Woman to Serve in Congress
Who was the first black woman elected to Congress? Answer: Shirley Chisholm was elected to the U.S. Congress in 1968. She ran against civil rights activist ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/congress/f/aa_congress.htm
Which States Have Not Been Represented by Women in Congress?
Which states have sent women to neither the House of Representatives nor the Senate?
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/publicofficials/ss/States-With-No-Women-In-Congress_4.htm
Who Was the First Woman Elected to Congress? - Women's History
Who was the first woman elected to Congress? On November 6, 1916, this woman was elected to the US Congress.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/congress/f/first_congress.htm
Record Number of Women Running for Congress in 2012
Sep 12, 2012 ... More women ran for Congress in 2012 than ever before. Here's a breakdown by party affiliation and a look at why so many women may have ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/thepoliticalarena/a/How-Many-Women-Are-Running-For-Congress-In-2012-A-Record-Number.htm
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