We Admire Your Strength and We Are Grateful for Your Leadership!

pelosi california women in politics

We Make More Effective Congresspeople (When We Manage to Get Elected)

Regardless of party affiliation, congressional women deliver more federal projects to their home districts and sponsor and co-sponsor more legislation than their male colleagues. In a study that was recently published in The American Journal of Political Science, researchers from Stanford University and the University of Chicago attributed women's political success not to some innate political instinct but to the fact that it's really hard for us to get elected (there are currently 360 men and 75 women in the House; 83 men and 17 women in the Senate). They theorize that women feel immense pressure to measure up, so instead of meeting expectations, we surpass them.

BLOG
33 reasons why Republicans shouldn’t have voted to repeal Obamacare for the 33rd time

BY IN News On 11-07-2012

President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law on March 23, 2010, helping make sure that millions of Americans can finally have health insurance. Since then, Republicans have voted to repeal part or all of Obamacare 33 times. That’s 33 attempts to scrap health reform without offering a single idea on how to replace the law and still make coverage affordable and more secure.

Visit link:
33 reasons why Republicans shouldn’t have voted to repeal Obamacare for the 33rd time


SHARE THIS ON:

5 years ago / No Comments

11

JUL

No

Comments

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

WRITE A COMMENT

*