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All the Female Candidates of Election 2016

All the Female Candidates of Election 2016

While Hillary Clinton may be the first and only woman to be elected the presidential candidate for a major political party, she is certainly not the only woman to run for office.

Whether you are from Alaska or New York, there are (or were) definitely at least one female candidate running for your local office this election season and their lists of qualifications are extensive.

From MAKER Nancy Pelosi to Barbara Comstock, click here to see the complete list of all the female candidates of election 2016 (as of September 16, 2016) courtesy of Rutgers' Center For American Women And Politics (CAWP).

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