For The Economist on A Record-Setting Year for Democratic Women

By G. Elliott Morris / September 21, 2018

Words and a chart for The Economist on the number of women who were nominated by the Democrats this year — hint: it’s a lot — and why the Republicans may not be keeping up.

“Daily chart | Democrats turn to female candidates in 2018 | The share of women among Democratic nominees for the House of Representatives has surged, but among Republicans the increase is modest”