Center for American Women in Politics, Rutgers University

The Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP), a unit of the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is nationally recognized as the leading source of scholarly research and current data about American women’s political participation. Its mission is to promote greater knowledge and understanding about women's participation in politics and government and to enhance women's influence and leadership in public life.

UPDATED: Victories, Milestones for Women on Election Night

American women made political history on November 7, 2012. Here are some stories the Center for American Women and Politics have been tracking: ...more
I am so proud of all the women who ran. Congratulations to all the history-making women who won!more