Article: Senate Women Help Female Candidates
According to this article, even though women outnumber men in society 50.8 percent to 49.1 percent, they account for only 20 out of 100 current U.S. Senators. Even though 20 current Senators is an all time record, since 1922, there have only been a total of 44 women to serve as U.S. Senators. Today’s, women Senators are working hard to change this. What type of leadership needs to occur to have more equitable gender numbers? Do women candidates face different obstacles than men?