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  • Panelists Discuss Women Running for Office in 2018
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    Women in Politics

    Lauren Underwood (D) is a first-time congressional candidate running for the U.S. House of Representatives in Illinois. The former federal government worker is the youngest African-American…

  • Conservative Political Action Conference Feminist Panel
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    Conservative Political Action Conference, Feminist Panel

    Conservative women talked about modern feminism at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).

  • Foreign Ambassadors Discuss Global Perceptions of US
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    Global Perceptions of the U.S.

    The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a discussion with an all-woman panel of foreign ambassadors to the United States on their lives and careers, including the…

  • Womens Convention
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    Women's Convention

    The organizers of the January 21st Women’s March on Washington held a Women’s Convention in Detroit. The opening plenary included one of the march organizers moderating a panel of activists…

  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephones lines and social media were open to take viewer comments to the question: “Why aren’t more women in politics?”

  • Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Discusses Social Justice
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    Justice Ginsburg on Public Interest Law

    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talked about her life and legal career. She discussed her advocacy work concerning equality rights and social justice. In addition, Justice Ginsburg talked about her time…

  • Washington Monument Pool Feed of Womens March on Washington
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    Washington Monument Pool Feed of Women's March on Washington

    From the top of the Washington Monument, a live pool feed of the estimated 500,000 people who attended the Women’s March on Washington was seen.

  • Code Pink Protesters Speak to Reporters at Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing
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    Code Pink Protesters' Remarks at Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing

    Code Pink protesters spoke to reporters on Capitol Hill about their opposition to Attorney General nominee Jeff Sessions.

  • House Democratic Women Take Photograph on the Capitol Steps
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    House Democratic Women Photograph

    Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi gathered the Democratic women of the House of Representatives on the House East Front Steps of the Capitol for a group photograph. Sixty-five Democratic women…

  • Female Political Trailblazers from New York
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    Female Political Trailblazers from New York

    Panelists talked about three female political trailblazers from New York: former Representatives Shirley Chisholm (D-NY), the first African American woman elected to the United States…

  • emWinning Their Placeem
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    Winning Their Place

    Heidi Osselaer talked about her book Winning Their Place: Arizona Women in Politics, 1883-1950, in which she shares the history of Arizona women who played and important role in shaping the state’s early…

  • Newsmakers with Jessica OConnell
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    Newsmakers with Jessica O'Connell

    Jessica O’Connell talked about efforts by Emily’s List to support Democratic women candidates who support abortion rights. Emily’s List was supporting candidates in several Senate, House,…

  • Hillary Clinton Addresses CBC Foundation Dinner
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    Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton at Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner

    Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton spoke at the 46th Annual Legislative Conference Phoenix Awards Dinner of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner. She was presented…

  • Cokie Roberts on emCapital Damesem
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    Capital Dames

    Cokie Roberts talked about her book Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868, in which she recounts Washington, D.C., during the Civil War through the lives of…

  • emTea Party Womenem
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    Tea Party Women

    Professor Melissa Deckman talked about her book Tea Party Women: Mama Grizzlies, Grassroots Leaders, and the Changing Face of the American Right, in which she discusses the women behind the…

  • Panel Looks at Support for Donald Trump Among Women Voters
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    Donald Trump Campaign and Female Voters

    Representatives Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), internet celebrities “Diamond and Silk,” and others participated in a discussion urging women to support Donald Trump for president. The event was…

  • emThe Atlanticem Hosts Discussion on Women in Politics
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    Women in Politics

    Tennessee Representative Marsha Blackburn (R) discussed the future of the Republican Party and the 2016 presidential campaign at an event hosted by The Atlantic on women and politics. She talked about Senator Ted…

  • emPolitical Women and American Democracyem
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    Political Women and American Democracy

    Karen Beckwith, co-editor of Political Women and American Democracy, talked about women and gender in American politics. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV…

  • After Words with Ellen Malcolm
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    After Words with Ellen Malcolm

    Ellen Malcolm talked about her book When Women Win: Emily’s List and the Rise of Women in American Politics, in which she discusses the rise in elected women in public office. She was…

  • emBroad Influenceem
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    Broad Influence

    Jay Newton-Small spoke with former Senator Kay Hagen (D-NC) about her book Broad Influence: How Women Are Changing the Way America Works, in which she examines how the growth of women in…

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