A First in American History: 100 Women in Congress


Here’s what we’re reading right now.

We now have 100 women in Congress, the highest number ever in American history. #GOTEAM (NBC)

West Virginia has elected our country’s youngest lawmaker: 18-year-old Saira Blair. (WSJ)

Employees who jump around between jobs earlier in their careers are more likely to earn higher wages later on. Noted. (The Atlantic)

The French Finance Ministry is now investigating why lady products like razors, deodorants and shaving creams cost more than men’s products. Humph. (Time)

Airbnb, Uber and other companies have been poaching political staffers — many of which are female. (Fortune)

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