History of Women in the U.S. Senate

Female senators participated in a breakfast discussion moderated by Ms. Cokie Roberts. They talked about the history of women in… read more

Female senators participated in a breakfast discussion moderated by Ms. Cokie Roberts. They talked about the history of women in the Senate and the book Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate issued in 2000. A focus of discussion was the bipartisanship among the women. Other topics included the number of female senators, support among the women, being working mothers, and career tracks for female politicians. They responded to questions from members of the audience.

“Remember the Ladies: How the Women Are Changing the Senate” was a program in observance of Women’s History Month held by the U.S. Capitol Historical Society at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 24, 2010, in 325 Russell Senate Office Building. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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292732-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 4, 2010
Last Aired:
Jul 5, 2010

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  • Apr 04, 2010 | 1:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 04, 2010 | 7:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 05, 2010 | 1:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 05, 2010 | 7:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2010 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2010 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2010 | 2:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2010 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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