75 women elected to House (+4), 17 to Senate (+1) for 17% of Congress in 2008 --
U.S. tied for 73rd in the World for electing women.
2009 Follow-up with Congressional Women's Caucus
Co-Chairs J.Schakowky (D-IL), M.Fallin (R-OK),
Health Tops List of Women's Caucus
OPEN SEAT Idea for Prez Obama (12-08)
Last OPEN SEAT letter to Howard Dean (11-08)
Women to lead Maine Legislature!
2008 OPEN SEAT Results, U.S. Congress,
18 STATES still have NO
WOMEN in Congress!
Don't have to vote Palin to respect her...
Gerry Ferraro hoped for good debate showing -
Bill Clinton talks about Sarah Palin nomination.
Ingrid Betancourt FREED after 2321 days!
Hillary Clinton invokes campaign's historical role, women's issues in concession speech
An Opportunity We Cannot So Easily Refuse...
Older women equate Clinton to equality --
Leading women support different candidates...
Hillary Moves Women to Campaign Front Burner
Hillary Gives Women Mirror Image of Own Fears
Moroccan 2015 goal 30% women in Parliament!
Chile Kick-starts Debate on Election Quotas...
"High achievements awesome, but no excuse
to ignore gross party failings" - Be Independent!
Late-blooming Congressional Women's Caucus,
NY's Madame Speaker model of collaboration!
2006 Results Women's Congressional Races:
Top-rated Races (National Journal/HOTLINE)
OPEN SEATS (7 of 32) towards 5050X2020?
"Taxation without representation states"
(ONLY online resource tracking women's races this way, RE the empowerment of women.)
ALL things Florida, including 2006 Results --
Miami-Dade County 2006 Women's Ballot!
5050X2020 Goal Op-Ed (Miami Herald
What a new FL governor should do 4 women!
What's wrong with this picture?
Stéphane Dion's stunning Canadian upset!
Canadian political leader Stephane Dion offers
a plan to achieve gender equity in Parliament!
Sixteen months later, still NO ANSWER to the
Letter to Governor Howard Dean (9-27-05) --
Second Open Letter to Howard Dean (7-17-06)RE commitments needed from political parties.
Take the PARITY PLEDGE right here and now!
Who is using Susan B. Anthony's name in vain?
Question: Is EMILY'S List a shero or a shill?
MT Mother's Day March & Political Equality!
Why don't you Take Action to Get Action?
We need a lot more than party lip service --
Stand up, speak up, write Letters to the Editor!
State politics moving in wrong direction --
George Dean election evaluation still on point!
CMBraun: Beyond party politics for equity
Cutting Edge: Lani G. on Full Representation..
Global: Michelle Bachelet keeps pledge for 50% women, 50% men in Chilean Cabinet!
Letter to Pres. Bill Clinton (9-22-05) -- ANSWER
letter to President Jimmy Carter (9-14-05) --
Open letter to President GW Bush (1-04-05) --
"Through the Looking-glass: Creating An
Independent Paradigm for Electing Women"
"Run, Sistahs, Run!" by Donna Brazile
Women's PACs/Donor Networks Contact List
In victory, Stephanie Herseth (SD) broke new ground paying herself to campaign full-time.
2004 results women's Congressional races,
Around the USA: CAWP '04 Election Summary
Gender gap closes, George Bush benefitted.
Issues important to women and their families...
CAWP study shows women legislators of BOTH parties advance our issues more than men!
When Women Run, Women Win, With Women's Help!
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