Women in Politics: Facts and Figures (Infographic)

Have women finally broken America's power broker glass ceiling?
May 17, 2012
Exec. Prod. of Franchises & Series. He previously reported for HuffPost, L.A. Daily Journal, and Biloxi Sun-Herald.

Women in Politics: Facts and Figures A TakePart.com Infographic

When she called it a day on her groundbreaking presidential bid in 2008, Hillary Clinton famously thanked her supporters for putting 18 million cracks in our nation's highest glass ceiling. There may not be a woman at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue just yet, but that's about the only office females haven't conquered. Check out how far women have come in American politics and government, and how far they still have to go.

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