The election heralded in some pretty significant milestones for women in politics this year. In fact, this was a history-making election for women in the Senate. Prior to this year’s election we had 17 women senators. However, the 2012 elections took it even further. There are now a total of 20 women in the U.S. Senate, which is a record-breaking number. Massachusetts elected their first female Senator in the state’s history this year when Democrat Elizabeth Warren beat out Republican ... Continue Reading
The 2012 elections were record-breaking in terms of women in politics.