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Women in Congress, 1917-1990

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., [Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., distributor] in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress -- Biography,
  • Legislators -- United States -- Biography,
  • Women legislators -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared under the direction of the Commission on the Bicentenary of the U.S. House of Representatives, by the Office of the Historian, U.S. House of Representatives
    SeriesHouse document -- no. 101-238, 101/2, House document (United States. Congress. House) -- 101-238
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Office of the Historian, United States. Congress. House. Commission on the Bicentenary
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 266 p. :
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14681810M
    ISBN 100160271606
    OCLC/WorldCa23864788

      Res. authorizing the printing of a revised and updated version of the House document entitled ``Women in Congress, '' Considered as privileged matter. DEBATE - The House proceeded. Ruth Bryan Owen. Ruth Bryan Owen () was a congresswoman, author, lecturer, world traveler, and the first woman ever to represent the United States as a diplomatic minister to a foreign nation.. Active in many realms, congresswoman and diplomat Ruth Bryan Owen volunteered as a war nurse and also headed up numerous civic and educational organizations.

    As Americans mark Women's History Month, we look back at 50 women who made political history in the U.S., from the 18th century to today.   You'd think that since —the year a woman was first elected to U.S. Congress—there would have been some serious progress. Women in the workforce, after all, have been on a steady rise.

    Women in Congress – is an impressive book. Researched and published by staff in the History office of the House of Representatives, it is a comprehensive resource on the women who have served in both branches of the U.S. Congress since Jeannette Rankin first represented Montana ninety years ago. 1. Biographical sketches of Marcy Kaptur and Barbara Mikulski are found in Biographical Directory of the United States Congress – and Women in Congress, – Marcy Kaptur of Toledo, Ohio, an assistant for urban affairs in the Carter administration, defeated Republican Edward Weber in her first bid for elective office in Author: Thomas Duszak.


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Con Res.H. Doc./2) was authorized by the House and the Senate in By that point, women had served in Congress, Representatives and 16 Senators (Barbara Mikulski and Margaret Chase Smith had served in both chambers).

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Congress. Sincemore than 70 women of color have been elected to Congress. There have been 13 Asian-Pacific-American women who have served in Congress. The first Asian-Pacific-American woman elected to Congress, Patsy Mink of Hawaii, won election to the House in There have been 47 African-American women who have served in Congress.

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