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The popular opinion is that presidents win government shutdowns, but a review of polling evidence paints a different picture.
Despite the #MeToo movement, women in politics still face challenges in talking openly about gender equality.
In the last year, workplace culture faced major upheaval for working women. We at The Conversation put together our reporting on that very topic from 2018.
Nancy Pelosi is once again Speaker of the House. Here's what goes with the job.
The first two Muslim-American women are in Congress now. They stand in a long and little-known tradition of Islam in America.