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The difference women make, the policy impact of women in Congress, Michele L. Swers

Table of contents
Does electing women have a policy impact? -- Women, the political parties, and the gender gap -- Bill sponsorship : placing women's issues on the national agenda -- Cosponsorship : registering support for women's issues -- Amendments in committees : working behind the scenes for women's issues -- Fighting for women's issues on the floor -- Roll-call voting : taking a public position on women's issues -- Conclusion : does electing women matter? The impact on policy development and democracy
Literary form
non fiction
Physical description
xii, 194 pages, illustrations, 24 cm

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