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Women of the 2009-2010 Senate: Day 1

By Rachel Rawlings
When Hillary Clinton left the U.S. Senate to become Secretary of State on the 21st, the Senate was briefly one woman short. However, with this weekend's appointment of Albany-area Representative Kirsten Gillibrand to replace her, there is once again a female Senator from New York, restoring us to a total of 17 women in the current Senate – the highest…
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Post-Election Newsmix: The New Power Women, Part One

By Womens Voices for Change
In addition to its history-making moment for the White House and the nation, with the highest turnout in literally a century, Tuesday’s election is bringing a new wave of women to Washington.. WVFC plans to go into more detail  as things proceed, but today and tomorrow we’ll offer a quick roundup of the highlights (with video). First, our two new…
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