Women and the Last Election
Last November’s election saw a record number of women win seats in Congress. Seventy-eight women now hold seats in the House, and twenty women serve as senators. But is this a superficial change, or will it make a difference? In this hour, we’ll look at the numbers, and the impact women leaders are having on the nation.
- Kelly Dittmar, Assistant Research Professor at the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers
- Gwen Ifill, Moderator and Managing Editor, “Washington Week;” Senior Correspondent, “PBS NewsHour”