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Gloria Steinem, Lena Dunham, Elizabeth Warren, and More: Get to Know the Women of the Politico 50 List

It's that time of year again and the campaign for Election 2016 is in full swing, so whether you are a politics junkie or not, your everyday life has most likely been bombarded by political news.

While these next few months will be a little tense in the political sphere, not all talk about politics has to be so daunting.

In fact, some of the biggest political influences are not the ones on the campaign trail.

And, Politico's "guide to the thinkers, doers and visionaries transforming American politics in 2016" is here to prove that to you.

Click through the gallery above to see some of the many women who made the top 50 political influencers — including MAKERS like Gloria Steinem, Lena Dunham, Madeleine Albright, and Elizabeth Warren.

NEXT: Watch MAKERS' Women in Politics Documentary »

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