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Accession Number PB2014-103212
Title Women in the United States Congress: Historical Overview, Tables, and Discussion, December 16, 2013.
Publication Date Dec 2013
Media Count 25p
Personal Author C. J. Shogan I. A. Brudnick J. E. Manning
Abstract record 102 women currently serve in the 113th Congress: 82 in the House (63 Democrats and 19 Republicans) and 20 in the Senate (16 Democrats and 4 Republicans). One hundred one women were initially sworn in to the 113th Congress, 1 female Republican House Member has since resigned, and 2 Democratic House Members have been elected. This is higher than the previous record number of 95 women who were initially elected to the 111th Congress.
Keywords Appointees
Congress
History
Leadership
Legislatures
Tables(Data)
Women

 
Source Agency Congressional Research Service
NTIS Subject Category 70D - Personnel Management, Labor Relations & Manpower Studies
92D - Education, Law, & Humanities
Corporate Author Congressional Research Service, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Rept. to Congress.
NTIS Issue Number 1409
Contract Number N/A

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