Newsworthy Women

Here are some current news articles that are useful resources for understanding the role women play in American politics today.

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This Washington Post article from 2019 shows how women of color, particularly “The Squad”, is making major waves in American politics.

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By Vox in 2018, this article provides useful charts and graphs that show just how memorable 2018 will be for women in politics.

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The Center for American Progress (CAP) demonstrates the major influence women of color have in American politics.

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Provided by the Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP), this 2020 fact sheets breaks down demographics for state and federal elected officials.

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CNBC shows the power and influence of women of color in Washington.

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The thinktank Chatham House published this article in 2019. It is a dialogue between Stacey Abrams, Amy Pope, and Gitika Bhardwaj about the rise in women serving in US public office.