How one state trained generations of women for political careers, USA

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How one state trained generations of women for political careers, USA

When it comes to helping women build careers in politics, some states do better than others. For more than two decades, women in Indiana have been getting their first taste of public service through the Lugar Series. What we have learned here in Indiana is that we can do so much to expand the ranks of women leaders in politics, especially on the Republican side of the aisle, through a combination of outreach and engagement. I know those words have become deflated talking points, but the Lugar Series has been instrumental in creating an environment where women step up to serve when called on. We have the proof to make the case that it works and aren't interested in stopping anytime soon.

 

We invite you to read the full article published October 15, 2013

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