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Women in the 107th Congress

  • Cynthia B. Costello
  • Vanessa R. Wight
  • Anne J. Stone

Abstract

When Democratic Representative Nancy Pelosi of California was sworn in as minority whip on February 6, 2002, she assumed the second most powerful position in her party’s leadership in the House of Representatives.1

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American Woman City Council Special Election Grown Child Budget Committee 
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References

  1. Amer, Mildred L. Wo men in the United States Congress 1917–2001. CRS Report 30–261 GOV. Washington, DC: Congressional Research Service, 2001.Google Scholar
  2. Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP). Wo men in Congress: Leadership Roles and Committee Chairs, 2002. New Brunswick, NJ: CAWP, National Information Branch on Women in Public Office, Eagleton Institute of Politics, Rutgers University, 2002.Google Scholar
  3. Congress at Your Fingertips: 107th Congress, 1st Session 2001 (standard version). Merri-field, VA: Capitol Advantage Publishing, 2001.Google Scholar
  4. Congressional Quarterly Inc. “Members’ Occupations: 107th Congress.” CQ.com on Congress, 2001, <http://oncongress.cq.com/characteristics/>.

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© Women’s Research and Education Institute 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cynthia B. Costello
    • 1
  • Vanessa R. Wight
    • 1
  • Anne J. Stone
    • 1
  1. 1.Women’s Research and Education InstituteUSA

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