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Meet the 2,000 women about to storm into state capitals across the US

Much attention has been paid to the wave of women elected to go to Washington this fall, but women are also storming politics at the local levels. More than 2,000 women will serve in state legislatures next year – growing the number of women in local chambers by several hundred […]
Meet the 2,000 women about to storm into state capitals across the US
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Julia Salazar, the controversial 27-year-old democratic socialist running for New York State Senate, faces her big test in the New York primary

Julia Salazar, a 27-year-old New York State Senate candidate, is facing a barrage of criticism and media attention amid reports that she misrepresented aspects of her background. While some progressives believe questions around Salazar’s credibility make her an unsuitable candidate, many, including other progressive New York candidates, are standing by […]
Julia Salazar, the controversial 27-year-old democratic socialist running for New York State Senate, faces her big test in the New York primary