Did you know? In 1872, Victoria Woodhull, a stockbroker, publisher, and protégé of Cornelius Vanderbilt, was the first woman to run for president of the United States and ran on the Equal Rights Party ticket.
Join 300 young women from around the country at Running Start’s Young Women’s Political Summit July 12th – 14th in Washington, DC! The Summit is for young women who want to run for public office, hone their leadership skills, and strengthen their connections in the political world. This is a bipartisan event open to girls and young women of all ideological backgrounds.
The number of women lawmakers in Delaware only make up about a quarter of the General Assembly. That’s barely above the national average, but that’s not the whole story. WDDE’s Political Reporter James Dawson examines just how effective this group
The State of Girls is a series of first-of-its-kind reports by the Girl Scout Research Institute that examine girls’ health and well-being in the United States. These reports are based on current national statistical indicato...
Doblin comments on the NJ Democratic Party's support of women candidates in upcoming Senate and Gubernatorial elections: "From where I sit, the team bench is devoid of women, leaving only men to play in the ball game."
Making sure that more Republican women run for office and that they get the support they need is the focus of “Right Women, Right Now,” a new initiative by the Republican State Leadership Committee to encourage and mentor GOP women considering a run for office. Ed Gillespie, chairman of the RSLC, said the goal of the program, which was started last year was but relaunched Thursday, was to grow the Republican Party and “foster up-and-coming ...
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