A historic 2,000+ women will be in office this coming year—almost entirely from one political party

A historic 2,000+ women will be in office this coming year—almost entirely from one political party

The Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers compiled statistics on how historic the results of this election were and will continue to be for women.

A tally by the Center for American Women in Government at Rutgers University shows at least 1,743 women won state legislative seats in last week’s midterm elections. That number will grow; 185 races with at least one woman still in the running have yet to be called .

via daily kos A historic 2,000+ women will be in office this coming year—almost entirely from one political party