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MAKING HISTORY: Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Becomes First Latina in Congress

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen MAKING HISTORY

In honor of Women's History Month, we are celebrating with 31 days of women's history! Every day in March, we will highlight an historic moment, as told through the personal stories of our MAKERS. Today we honor the first Latina and Cuban American elected to United States Congress, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. Read More

On This Day... in 1916: Jeannette Rankin Becomes First Woman Elected to Congress

Jeannette Rankin

On this day in 1916, Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the United States Congress, remarkably before the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote was even passed! Read More

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MAKERS Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

MAKERS Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

It's Hispanic Heritage Month, and MAKERS is proud to honor eight extraordinary women of Spanish, Mexican, Caribbean, Puerto Rican, and Central and South American ancestry for their remarkable contributions and lasting impact in business, science, sports, arts, activism, and politics. Read More

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