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Women in Elective Office

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About the Center for American Women and Politics

The Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP), a unit of the Eagleton Institute of Politics 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.
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News and Announcements

Our telephone number has changed!

The main Eagleton number is now (848) 932-9384
NEW faculty and staff direct dial numbers for CAWP available here.

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CAWP Press Release:

Women in State Legislatures 2015: Numbers Still Stuck

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Navigating Gendered Terrain:
Scholar Susan Carroll receives award Strategies and Stereotypes in Political Campaigns

A new book by CAWP scholar Kelly Dittmar, available at Amazon.

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      Ready to Run

Ready to Run® NJ
March 13-14, 2015

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Upcoming Ready to Run® Programs around the country:

Ready to Run® Pittsburgh - January 30-31, 2015
Ready to Run® Iowa Workshop Series:
February 13, 2015; March 13, 2015; April 24, 2015
Ready to Run® New Jersey – March 13-14, 2015
Ready to Run® Louisiana – March 24-25, 2015
Ready to Run® Michigan – May 15-16, 2015

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Conversations with American women leaders
     Video series available here

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NEW volumes in the CAWP Series in Gender and American Politics

Gender in Campaigns for the U.S. House of Representatives - Barbara Burrell
The Political Consequences of Motherhood - Jill S. Greenlee

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Higher Heights Report

New Report on
Black Women in US Politics

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