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Kathleen Matthews: How Emerge has changed the face of Maryland politics

Del. Brooke Lierman (D) and her family celebrate her election as the first woman comptroller in Maryland history on election night. Photo by Danielle ...
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Inspiring and empowering session concludes AOH Class of 2022

From 24-27 November, both classes of the Alliance Of Her (AOH) 2022 Academy, Europe’s leading programme dedicated to ensuring female political ...
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Orangeburg County Council: Walker seeks to attract industry, help schools

Orangeburg County Council District 7 Councilwoman-elect Latisha Walker will be sworn into office Jan. 3, 2023. Walker fills the seat formerly held by ...
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Egolf’s chief of staff Szczepanski stepping into Legislature’s limelight after winning his House seat

Rep.-elect Reena Szczepanski, D-Santa Fe, was selected as the next Democratic majority whip in the Legislature. She is chief of staff to outgoing ...
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Editorial: Voters in Los Angeles and California elected a wave of women

Los Angeles Mayor-elect Karen Bass addresses a crowd at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre on Thursday, a day after Rick Caruso conceded.(Genaro Molina / Los ...
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  • Nov 21, 2022
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Organization works to get more women involved with local politics

A Vermont advocacy group is trying to get more women to get involved with local politics. “They’ll come away with some confidence that they know how ...
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A Trailblazer in Politics Steps Down

Nancy Pelosi had to be prodded to run for office. But she became one of the most powerful women in American political history. A reluctant ...
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Colorado becomes second state to have a majority-women legislature

Women’s representation has grown in the state as a result of efforts by groups and leaders to build a support infrastructure for women seeking ...
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First elected, seated openly trans state lawmaker speaks in Portland

Danica Roem was first elected in 2017 and serves in the Virginia House of Delegates. She came to Portland on Thursday to encourage others to run for ...
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Moore picks Fagan Harris to serve as chief of staff; announces 4 other key hires

Gov.-elect Wes Moore (D) and the man who will become his chief of staff, Fagan Harris, at an Annapolis news conference Monday. Photo by Bruce ...
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