Women and leadership chapter 1: women in leadership a total of 299 women have served as us representatives or senators since 1917, when jeannette rankin of montana was elected as the first woman to serve in congress 7 and this month, a record 104 women were sworn in as members of the 114th congress. Women commonly served traditional roles for women's history month was built to honor all the women of the united states' military who. Current members of the 115th congress about members how to contact your member 31 party: democratic served: house: 2015-present 15 members by us state or.
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Presidents who served the john hanson story john hanson became the first president of the united states in congress statue of john hanson in the united states. Henry b gonzÁlez [office of representative gonzález] united states representative and has served in congress longer than any other hispanic. Since jeannette rankin was elected in 1916, 278 women have served in the house and 46 in the senate more than half entered congress during or after the 1990s.