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Coming to America: Exploring the underrepresentation of first-generation women in politics

Saxena is a research associate at RepresentWomen and a master of public policy candidate at Georgetown University. Goral is the digital communications manager for RepresentWomen.

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Sen. Tammy Duckworth is one of only three women among the 13 Disabled officials in the federal government.

Why are disabled women so underrepresented in American politics?

Saxena, a former research intern for RepresentWomen, is a master of public policy candidate at Georgetown University. DeMarco, a former administration and development intern for RepresentWomen, is a student at the University of Maryland studying communication.
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