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State Fact Sheet - Vermont

U.S. Congress (Total Seats: 2 U.S. Senators, 1 U.S. Representative)
Vermont is among the four states that have never sent a woman to either the Senate or the House. The others are: Delaware; Iowa; and Mississippi.

Statewide Elective Executives (Total Positions: 6)
Beth Pearce (D)4 State Treasurer 2011-present
Deborah Markowitz (D) Secretary of State 1999-2011
Elizabeth M. Ready (D) St. Auditor 2001-2005
Barbara Snelling (R) Lt. Governor 1993-1996
Madeleine M. Kunin (D)1 Governor 1985-1991
Madeleine M. Kunin (D) Lt. Governor 1979-1982
Stella B. Hackel (D) St. Treasurer 1975-1977
Madelyn Davidson (D)2 St. Treasurer 1968-1969
Consuelo N. Bailey (R) Lt. Governor 1955-1957
Helen E. Burbank (R)3 Secretary of State 1947-1949
State Legislature
Year State
Rank
 

Senate
Total
Women/
Total
Senate
 

House
Total
Women/
Total
House
Total
Women/
Total
Legis.
 
%
Total
Women
D R D R I Prg.*
2014 2 6 2 8/ 30 49 12 - 4 65/ 150 73/ 180 40.6
2013 1 7 2 9/ 30 49 12 - 4 65/ 150 74/ 180 41.1
2012 2 9 2 11/ 30 44 11 - 4 59/ 150 70/ 180 38.9
2011 2 9 2 11/ 30 43 11 - 4 58/ 150 69/ 180 38.3
2010 2 9 2 11/ 30 42 10 - 4 56/ 150 67/ 180 37.2
2009 2 9 1 10/ 30 42 11 - 4 57/ 150 67/ 180 37.2
2008 1 9 1 10/ 30 41 15 - 3 59/ 150 69/ 180 38.3
2007 1 9 1 10/ 30 41 14 - 3 58/ 150 68/ 180 37.8
2006 3 8 2 10/ 30 34 14 - 2 50/ 150 60/ 180 33.3
2005 3 8 2 10/ 30 34 14 - 2 50/ 150 60/ 180 33.3
2004 4 8 1 9/ 30 26 19 1 1 47/ 150 56/ 180 31.1
2003 5 8 1 9/ 30 26 19 - 1 46/ 150 55/ 180 30.6
2002 14 8 1 9/ 30 25 15 - 1 41/ 150 50/ 180 27.8
2001 14 8 1 9/ 30 25 15 - 1 41/ 150 50/ 180 27.8
2000 7 9 1 10/ 30 34 13 - - 47/ 150 57/ 180 31.7
1999 7 9 1 10/ 30 34 13 - - 47/ 150 57/ 180 31.7
1998 4 10 2 12/ 30 34 14 - - 48/ 150 60/ 180 33.3
1997 4 10 2 12/ 30 34 14 - - 48/ 150 60/ 180 33.3
1996 4 5 6 11/ 30 29 14 - - 43/ 150 54/ 180 30.0
1995 4 5 6 11/ 30 29 14 - - 43/ 150 54/ 180 30.0
1994 3 7 4 11/ 30 33 16 - - 49/ 150 60/ 180 33.3
1993 4 7 4 11/ 30 34 16 - - 50/ 150 61/ 180 33.9
1992 4 7 0 7/ 30 27 22 - - 49/ 150 56/ 180 31.1
1991 4 7 0 7/ 30 27 23 - - 50/ 150 57/ 180 31.7
1990 1 6 0 6/ 30 30 24 - - 54/ 150 60/ 180 33.3
1989 3 6 0 6/ 30 26 23 - - 49/ 150 55/ 180 30.6
1988 4 3 0 3/ 30 23 20 - - 43/ 150 46/ 180 25.6
1987 5 3 0 3/ 30 22 19 - - 41/ 150 44/ 180 24.4
1986 2 4 0 4/ 30 23 20 - - 43/ 150 47/ 180 26.1
1985 2 4 0 4/ 30 23 20 - - 43/ 150 47/ 180 26.1
1984 12 3 1 4/ 30 15 13 - - 28/ 150 32/ 180 17.8
1983 12 3 1 4/ 30 16 13 - - 29/ 150 33/ 180 18.3
1981 7 3 1 4/ 30 20 15 - - 35/ 150 39/ 180 21.7
1979 4 - - 3/ 30 - - - - 31/ 150 34/ 180 18.9
1977 5 - - 2/ 30 - - - - 25/ 150 27/ 180 15.0
1975 6 - - 1/ 30 - - - - 21/ 150 22/ 180 14.7