Women have served in the United States House of Representatives since the
1917 entrance of ... In the early years of women in Congress, the seat was held
only until the next .... 106th, 1999–2...
Apr 29, 2015 ... sworn in, and 1 House Member subsequently resigned and 3 were elected). The
first woman elected to Congress was .... 2. Figure 2. Percentage of Women by
Congress: 1917-2015 . ..... 106th (1999-2000). 2/56/58. 9. 65/67.
Apr 27, 2015 ... Women in Congress: Biographical and Committee Assignment Information ...
elected or appointed to the Senate, 14 were first appointed and 5 ... historical
information, including the number and percentage of women in Congress over
time, ..... Committee Assignments. Congress. H. Small Business. 106th.
Aug 12, 2011 ... Of the 39 women who have served in the Senate, 14 were first appointed, and 5
..... The percentage of women comprising Congress also lags behind the number
of women holding ..... Elected to the 106th -112th Congresses.
Women in Congress, 65th - 113th Congresses, 1917 - 2014. Political ..... There
were 437 representatives elected in 1960, both included ... Percent. Seats.
Democratic Party Strength in the House, by Region, 69th-110th Congresses,
1925-2014 ..... 2003-2004. 113th. 2013-2014. 103rd. 1997-1998. 1995-1996.
the institution (15.5 percent of the total lawmakers in both chambers). In fact, they
... All were sworn in to Congress after 1976; most first took office in the 1990s. ....
During the 106th Congress, colleagues elected Berkley vice president of the.
Jan 1, 2004 ... of Representatives during the 106th and 107th Congresses. .... Health Equity Act
(WHEA) is another example of how women were very ..... Congress, eighty-three
percent of Republican women sponsored women,s issue.
In Women Transforming Congress, Cindy Simon Rosenthal draws together
fourteen .... Laura W. Arnold and Barbara M. King examine the 103rd through
106th .... the percentage of female representatives elected who were social,
Women's Political Participation: Status of the Women in the States. Participating
in the ... Congress and 22.4 percent of seats in state legislatures across the
country. The Status of ... were registered in the 1992 and 1994 elections. (unlike
other states, North ... number of women hold office in the 106th Congress. (1999-
Jul 29, 2012 ... Women in the United States Congress:1917-2012Jennifer E. ... This number (93)
is lower than the record number of95 women who were initially elected to the
111th Congress. ..... percentage of women comprising Congress also lags
behind the number of ..... Elected to the 106th -112th Congresses.