(Emily Nemens)

This is what the gender gap in Congress really looks like

A cheerfully illustrated guide to the 113th Congress' shocking gender disparity


Katie McDonough
May 15, 2013 1:44AM (UTC)

Artist Emily Nemens has created a lovely infographic to illustrate a not-so-lovely point: Congress has a major gender problem.

A full screen version of Nemens' illustration can be found here. More on the history of women in Congress can be found here.

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Katie McDonough

Katie McDonough is Salon's politics writer, focusing on gender, sexuality and reproductive justice. Follow her on Twitter @kmcdonovgh or email her at kmcdonough@salon.com.

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