313 women have been elected or appointed to the U.S Congress.

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International Women’s day is March 8 every year.

By: Kelly Branco and Kelly Branco

Jeanette Rankin, a republican from Montana, was the first women elected to serve in Congress. She served from 1917-1919. Happy International Women’s Day!