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CAWP: Center for American Women and Politics
The Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP), a unit of the Eagleton Institute of Politics (link is external) at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is nationally recognized as the leading source of scholarly research and current data about American women’s political participation. Its mission is to promote greater knowledge and understanding about women's participation in politics and government and to enhance women's influence and leadership in public life.

CAWP: Center for American Women and Politics - Current Numbers
This page contains current numbers of women officeholders serving in 2016 with links on the right to basic fact sheets for each level of office. The fact sheets and individual state pages will be updated shortly to reflect these numbers.

CAWP: Center for American Women and Politics | Milestones
Facts and historical data on women candidates and officeholders, includes a timeline.

CAWP: Center for American Women and Politics | Women's Vote Watch
CAWP tracks and analyzes polling data related to the women's vote in presidential elections.

CAWP: Center for American Women and Politics | Research & Scholarship
Research by CAWP scholars that addresses emerging questions about American women's political participation. Topics include recruitment, activism, impact of women public officials, term limits, women of color, and women and the voting gender gap.

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