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  •  Republicans only elected 3 new women to the House (11+ / 0-)

    Susan Brooks — Republican — Indiana's 5th congressional district

    Ann Wagner — Republican — Missouri's 2nd congressional district

    Jackie Walorski — Republican — Indiana's 2nd congressional district

    ..and only one new Senator,

    Deb Fischer, Nebraska.

    •  Here's the current list of Republican women (8+ / 0-)

      Adams, Sandra (Sandy)    Representative    Republican    Florida    Current
      Bachmann, Michele    Representative    Republican    Minnesota    Current
      Biggert, Judy Borg    Representative    Republican    Illinois    Current
      Black, Diane    Representative    Republican    Tennessee    Current
      Blackburn, Marsha    Representative    Republican    Tennessee    Current
      Bono Mack, Mary    Representative    Republican    California    Current
      Buerkle, Ann Marie    Representative    Republican    New York    Current
      Capito, Shelley Moore    Representative    Republican    West Virginia    Current
      Ellmers, Renee    Representative    Republican    North Carolina    Current
      Emerson, Jo Ann    Representative    Republican    Missouri    Current
      Foxx, Virginia    Representative    Republican    North Carolina    Current
      Granger, Kay    Representative    Republican    Texas    Current
      Hartzler, Vicky    Representative    Republican    Missouri    Current
      Hayworth, Nan    Representative    Republican    New York    Current
      Herrera Beutler, Jaime    Representative    Republican    Washington    Current
      Jenkins, Lynn    Representative    Republican    Kansas    Current
      Lummis, Cynthia M.    Representative    Republican    Wyoming    Current
      McMorris Rodgers, Cathy    Representative    Republican    Washington    Current
      Miller, Candice    Representative    Republican    Michigan    Current
      Myrick, Sue    Representative    Republican    North Carolina    Current
      Noem, Kristi    Representative    Republican    South Dakota    Current
      Roby, Martha    Representative    Republican    Alabama    Current
      Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana    Representative    Republican    Florida    Current
      Schmidt, Jean    Representative    Republican    Ohio    Current

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      Some of that bunch were either defeated or are retiring, so their numbers are shrinking.

      Pretty slim pickings. both in numbers and in quality.

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