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.
Apr 27, 2015 ... Women in Congress: Biographical and Committee Assignment Information ...
elected or appointed to the Senate, 14 were first appointed and 5 were first
elected to fill ... including the number and percentage of women in Congress over
time, ..... Committee Assignments. Congress. H. Small Business. 106th.
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 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.
Jan 14, 2015 ... Women have long history in Congress, but until recently there haven't ...
nowadays nearly all women in Congress were elected on their own.
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).
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,
Currently, women make up just 18 percent of Congress and hold only 6
governorships. ... trials, the effects of the government shutdown were widespread.