This is the blog for History 175, Claremont McKenna College, fall 2013. It is open only to students enrolled in the course. Please use this blog to post articles and links related to the broad theme of women and politics. You can also post comments or questions on our readings, reflections on outside events that you attend, and notices of upcoming events of interest to the class. To generate discussion, please also read and comment on other postings. Check back regularly for updates!
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Women in Congress as Fund-raisers
According to this recent article in the New York Times, women running for Congress in the last decade have raised on average more than their male counterparts. The financial advantage is especially true for Democrats.