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.
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.
In 2015, 104 (76D, 28R) women hold seats in the United States Congress,
comprising 19.4% of the 535 members; 20 women (20%) serve in the United
In Women Transforming Congress, Cindy Simon Rosenthal draws together ....
Rather, by the 106th Congress, "though the number of women in the Senate ....
the percentage of female representatives elected who were social, economic,
the institution (15.5 percent of the total lawmakers in both chambers). In fact ... All
were sworn in to Congress after 1976; most first took office in the 1990s. .... As a
freshman in the 106th Congress (1999–2001), Berkley was assigned to three.
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.
Jul 11, 2013 ... Women in Congress, 65th - 113th Congresses, 1917 - 2014. Political ..... There
were 437 representatives elected in 1960, both ... Percent. Seats. Democratic
Party Strength in the House, by Region, 69th-110th Congresses, 1925-2014 ..... (
1997-1998). 106th. (1999-2000). 107th. (2001-2002). 108th (2003-.
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.