In the presidential race, some women stayed at home because they didn’t want to vote against their husbands. Now they have had enough
Source: ‘Women are pissed’: Trump protest turns to action – and surge in female candidates
Ms. Roem campaigned on everyday issues like reducing traffic, but in defeating a 13-term incumbent for a seat in the Virginia legislature, she made history.
Source: Danica Roem Wins Virginia Race, Breaking a Barrier for Transgender People – The New York Times
Oregon Democratic Senate President Peter Courtney has block previous attempts to have Oregon sidestep the Electoral College.
Source: Peter Courtney won’t block push for presidential popular vote
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown spoke with Capital Download on Wednesday in Washington, where she was featured at a conference hosted by EMILY’s List, a group that boosts Democratic women for public office.
Source: Oregon Gov. Kate Brown: How Trump convinced Democratic women to run for office