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How many women are in the 117th Congress?

There are 147 women—40 Republicans and 107 Democrats—in the 117th Congress. The 147 women represent the most women serving in Congress in history. The 116th Congress, which previously held the record for most women, had 132 women.

How many women are in the Senate?

There are 24 women in the 117th Senate—8 female Republican senators and 16 female Democratic senators. This is a net decrease of two women. On the Republican side, Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) and Martha McSally (R-AZ) lost re-election, but Republican Cynthia Lummis won the election for the open Senate seat in Wyoming. On the Democratic side, now-Vice President Kamala Harris (D-CA) was replaced by Alex Padilla.

How many women are in the House of Representatives?

In the House, there will be at least 123 women—32 Republican congresswomen and 91 Democratic congresswomen. This includes four non-voting delegates.

How many women were newly elected to Congress in 2020?

29 women were newly elected in 2020—9 Democrats and 20 Republicans. Senator Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) was the only freshman woman elected to the Senate.

How did Republican women do in the House?

89 Republican women ran in the House—13.5% (12 candidates) were incumbents while 86.5% (77 candidates) were challengers. Overall, 32 Republican women won—12 incumbents and 20 challengers.

How did Democratic women do in the House?

192 Democratic women ran in the House—57.3% (110 candidates) were incumbents while 42.7% (82 candidates) were challengers. Overall, 91 Democratic women won— 82 incumbents and 9 challengers.   [post_title] => Women in the 117th Congress [post_excerpt] =>

See a full list of the record 147 women serving in the 117th Congress.

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How many women are in the 117th Congress?

There are 147 women—40 Republicans and 107 Democrats—in the 117th Congress. The 147 women represent the most women serving in Congress in history. The 116th Congress, which previously held the record for most women, had 132 women.

How many women are in the Senate?

There are 24 women in the 117th Senate—8 female Republican senators and 16 female Democratic senators. This is a net decrease of two women. On the Republican side, Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) and Martha McSally (R-AZ) lost re-election, but Republican Cynthia Lummis won the election for the open Senate seat in Wyoming. On the Democratic side, now-Vice President Kamala Harris (D-CA) was replaced by Alex Padilla.

How many women are in the House of Representatives?

In the House, there will be at least 123 women—32 Republican congresswomen and 91 Democratic congresswomen. This includes four non-voting delegates.

How many women were newly elected to Congress in 2020?

29 women were newly elected in 2020—9 Democrats and 20 Republicans. Senator Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) was the only freshman woman elected to the Senate.

How did Republican women do in the House?

89 Republican women ran in the House—13.5% (12 candidates) were incumbents while 86.5% (77 candidates) were challengers. Overall, 32 Republican women won—12 incumbents and 20 challengers.

How did Democratic women do in the House?

192 Democratic women ran in the House—57.3% (110 candidates) were incumbents while 42.7% (82 candidates) were challengers. Overall, 91 Democratic women won— 82 incumbents and 9 challengers.   [post_title] => Women in the 117th Congress [post_excerpt] =>

See a full list of the record 147 women serving in the 117th Congress.

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How many women are in the 117th Congress?

There are 147 women—40 Republicans and 107 Democrats—in the 117th Congress. The 147 women represent the most women serving in Congress in history. The 116th Congress, which previously held the record for most women, had 132 women.

How many women are in the Senate?

There are 24 women in the 117th Senate—8 female Republican senators and 16 female Democratic senators. This is a net decrease of two women. On the Republican side, Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) and Martha McSally (R-AZ) lost re-election, but Republican Cynthia Lummis won the election for the open Senate seat in Wyoming. On the Democratic side, now-Vice President Kamala Harris (D-CA) was replaced by Alex Padilla.

How many women are in the House of Representatives?

In the House, there will be at least 123 women—32 Republican congresswomen and 91 Democratic congresswomen. This includes four non-voting delegates.

How many women were newly elected to Congress in 2020?

29 women were newly elected in 2020—9 Democrats and 20 Republicans. Senator Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) was the only freshman woman elected to the Senate.

How did Republican women do in the House?

89 Republican women ran in the House—13.5% (12 candidates) were incumbents while 86.5% (77 candidates) were challengers. Overall, 32 Republican women won—12 incumbents and 20 challengers.

How did Democratic women do in the House?

192 Democratic women ran in the House—57.3% (110 candidates) were incumbents while 42.7% (82 candidates) were challengers. Overall, 91 Democratic women won— 82 incumbents and 9 challengers.   [post_title] => Women in the 117th Congress [post_excerpt] =>

See a full list of the record 147 women serving in the 117th Congress.

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Women in the 117th Congress

Women in the 117th Congress

The 116th Congress saw a record 132 women serving in the legislature, and they have gained on that record in the 117th Congress.

In the 117th Congress, a record 147 women will serve including non-voting delegates.

How many women are in the 117th Congress?

There are 147 women—40 Republicans and 107 Democrats—in the 117th Congress. The 147 women represent the most women serving in Congress in history. The 116th Congress, which previously held the record for most women, had 132 women.

How many women are in the Senate?

There are 24 women in the 117th Senate—8 female Republican senators and 16 female Democratic senators. This is a net decrease of two women. On the Republican side, Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) and Martha McSally (R-AZ) lost re-election, but Republican Cynthia Lummis won the election for the open Senate seat in Wyoming. On the Democratic side, now-Vice President Kamala Harris (D-CA) was replaced by Alex Padilla.

How many women are in the House of Representatives?

In the House, there will be at least 123 women—32 Republican congresswomen and 91 Democratic congresswomen. This includes four non-voting delegates.

How many women were newly elected to Congress in 2020?

29 women were newly elected in 2020—9 Democrats and 20 Republicans. Senator Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) was the only freshman woman elected to the Senate.

How did Republican women do in the House?

89 Republican women ran in the House—13.5% (12 candidates) were incumbents while 86.5% (77 candidates) were challengers. Overall, 32 Republican women won—12 incumbents and 20 challengers.

How did Democratic women do in the House?

192 Democratic women ran in the House—57.3% (110 candidates) were incumbents while 42.7% (82 candidates) were challengers. Overall, 91 Democratic women won— 82 incumbents and 9 challengers.