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.
Jul 23, 2008 ... Of the 35 women who have served in the Senate, 13 were first ...... 106th
Congress November 2, 1998; sworn in and seated January 3, 1999; ...
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.
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.
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 ..... 106th. (1999-2000). 107th. (2001-2002). 108th (2003-. 2004).
Minorities and Women in the 109th Congress. Sources: www.house.gov and ...
Asians and Pacific Islanders in the 109th Congress. (4 in House: 3 Democrats, ...
Dec 3, 2015 ... women also turned out to vote at a rate seven percentage points higher than .....
members; she found that only a third of Black women serving in the 106th.
Congress were married when they were elected to office, compared to ...
H.R.357 - Violence Against Women Act of 1999106th Congress (1999-2000) ....
Mandates that five percent of such funds be used for grants to Indian tribal ... of
the enforcing State if the proceeding were conducted in the enforcing State; and (
Currently, women make up just 18 percent of Congress and hold only 6
governorships. ... trials, the effects of the government shutdown were widespread.