GEN
Published in

GEN

A Historic Number of Women Are Running For Congress. Again.

These are the nine to watch

Iowa State Rep. Ashley Hinson, a Republican running in Iowa’s 1st Congressional District. Photo: Thomas McKinless/Getty Images

The 2018 pink wave that saw a record number of women running for Congress and winning was no fluke. A record 490 women have filed as candidates for House seats in the 2020 election, according to Rutgers University’s Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP) — a figure that tops the then-high of 476 that ran in…

--

--

--

What matters now. A publication from Medium about politics, power, and culture.

Recommended from Medium

Biden’s Immigration Plans Should Concern All Americans

Body Language Analysis №4083: President Trump, Puerto Rico, and Meeting San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín…

Have our inner demons devoured our inner angels?

“What Kind of Compromising Photos Do YOU Think Trump Has of Lindsey Graham?”-The

‘Anti-Fa’, Facism in America and the Trump travel ban

THE TRUMP DIARIES: Day 69, Healthcare Replacement Announced

A View of America From Italy

This Week at State: June 22, 2018

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Andrea González-Ramírez

Andrea González-Ramírez

Award-winning Puerto Rican journalist. Senior Writer at New York Magazine’s The Cut. Formerly GEN, Refinery29, and more. Read my work: https://www.thecut.com/

More from Medium

I Haven’t Had Anything to Say

An image of the blue and gold Ukrainian flag

The Helpless

Borshch is not soup

The City I love, has lost it’s Soul