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Gathering on the Capitol Steps
Gathering on the Capitol Steps
Gathering on the Capitol Steps
Representative Kanjorski recalls how Members gathered spontaneously on the Capitol steps on the evening of September 11, 2001.
The Honorable Paul E. Kanjorski, U.S. Representative of Pennsylvania
Gender, Age, and Congress
Gender, Age, and Congress
Gender, Age, and Congress
The Honorable Claudine Schneider discusses her constituents' range of opinions about electing a woman to Congress.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
Gender and Fundraising
Gender and Fundraising
Gender and Fundraising
The Honorable Allyson Y. Schwartz shares her thoughts on the role gender plays in raising money for Congress.
The Honorable Allyson Y. Schwartz, U.S. Representative of Pennsylvania
Gender and the Campaign
Gender and the Campaign
Gender and the Campaign
The Honorable Yvonne Brathwaite Burke reflects on California's political atmosphere during her congressional campaign in 1972.
The Honorable Yvonne Brathwaite Burke, U.S. Representative of California
Gender as an Advantage
Gender as an Advantage
Gender as an Advantage
The Honorable Elizabeth Holtzman highlights some advantages to being a woman running for Congress in 1972.
The Honorable Elizabeth Holtzman, U.S. Representative of New York
Gender Discrimination
Gender Discrimination
Gender Discrimination
Cokie Roberts recalls the blatant discrimination she and other women faced in the workforce during the 1960s.
Cokie Roberts, Congressional Correspondent and Daughter of Representatives Hale and Lindy Boggs of Louisiana
Gender Equality in the Institution
Gender Equality in the Institution
Gender Equality in the Institution

The Honorable Ileana Ros-Lehtinen shares her thoughts on the treatment of women Members during her early career.

The Honorable Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, U.S. Representative of Florida
Gender Quota
Gender Quota
Gender Quota
Cokie Roberts remembers the common practice and consequences of offices hiring only one woman.
Cokie Roberts, Congressional Correspondent and Daughter of Representatives Hale and Lindy Boggs of Louisiana
Gender Stereotypes
Gender Stereotypes
Gender Stereotypes

The Honorable Mary Rose Oakar discusses the obstacles she had to overcome as a woman candidate running for Congress.

The Honorable Mary Rose Oakar, U.S. Representative of Ohio
Gendered Expectations
Gendered Expectations
Gendered Expectations
The Honorable Jill Lynette Long Thompson reveals the expectations for her as a young woman growing up in Indiana.
The Honorable Jill Lynette Long Thompson, U.S. Representative of Indiana
Generational Divide
Generational Divide
Generational Divide
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder relays her surprise at the generational divide between women Members.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Generational Divides in the House
Generational Divides in the House
Generational Divides in the House
Discussion of Representative Martha Griffiths of Michigan and the generational gap between women in the House.
Pat Kelly, Editor, Daily Digest, Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives