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Facts on Women in Federal Executive Office

Please note: Fact sheets listed below are updated every two weeks or less frequently if there are no changes. A list of changes not yet incorporated into our fact sheets is available on our fact sheet addendum (no current updates).

Women in Presidential Cabinets
A listing of current and past women presidental cabinet officials.

High-Level Appointments by President Obama
List includes cabinet or cabinet-level positions, U.S. Supreme Court and other high-level positions.

Women Presidential and Vice Presidential Candidates
All women who have run for U.S. president and vice president.

Research on Women in Executive Office

Research and scholarship on women serving in executive office at the federal and state levels are available here.