Family

From campaigning, to office work, to attending district events, family members have contributed to the careers of many Representatives. Interviews with family provide a unique and personal perspective of the experience of women Members of Congress.

Gwendolyn Mink

Gwendolyn Mink

The daughter of the late Congresswoman Patsy Takemoto Mink of Hawaii, Gwendolyn Mink was immersed in politics while growing up in Washington, D.C., in the late 1960s.