Women Legislators


Women make up a minority in every legislative body throughout the United States. Politics has long been a man’s game. Despite the increasing opportunities for women, at every turn, some men just cannot seem to ignore the very existence of a woman’s role anywhere except inside the home. Some men, not all, just cannot help themselves. The contributions of women not displayed in the centerfold of a magazine, laying across the hood of a car or serving them dinner are not acknowledged or even noticed. An inexplicable blind spot that, unless they are called on it, they do not even realize they have. The most rec