Vermont Is Now The Only State That’s Never Sent A Woman To Congress

 

Jim Jeffords, Bernie Sanders and Patrick Leahy holding glasses of milk in 1999 in Montpelier.

On Wednesday, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant appointed the state’s Agriculture Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith to a U.S. Senate seat, replacing Sen. Thad Cochran. With that appointment, Vermont is now the only state to never send a woman to Congress.

Vermont Is Now The Only State That’s Never Sent A Woman To Congress | Vermont Public Radio

Well, now…
Hmmmmm.

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