Record-Breaking Number Of Women Run For Office

Today, on International Women’s Day, more than a quarter-century after the “Year of the Woman” in 1992, women still make up only one in five elected officials on Capitol Hill. But this election cycle, more women are signing up to run for the highest elected offices than ever before — so far, at least 575 women have declared their intention to run for the House, the Senate or governor.

Via: Politico