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Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
The group formed in 1956 to help elect Democratic candidates.
Journalist and 1996 congressional candidate.
Organization created to recruit, educate, and elect Democratic women to public office in Iowa.
Politician and women's rights activist from Red Oak, Iowa,who ran for Iowa state representative in 1966.
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives, 1965-1966, and the first Jewish woman elected to the Iowa Legislature.
First woman elected chairperson of the Jasper County Democratic Central Committee in 1972.
Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.
Democratic representative and senator in the Iowa legislature.
Democratic candidate for Iowa's fifth congressional district in 2004 and 2006.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
State representative from 1958 to 1964 and the first woman elected to Charles City Council, 1970.
Attorney and Democrat who served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 1983 to 1992 and again in 1996.
1936 graduate of the School of Nursing at the State University of Iowa who was active in Democratic politics and whose correspondence includes round robin letters.
Iowa farm woman and political organizer who was active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign in 1982.
Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).
Democrat, educator and clubwoman who served in the Iowa House of Representatives in the 1970s.
Iowa State Representative and Senator who served in the legislature from 1987 to 2002.
Attorney and political activist who co-founded the Iowa Women's Political Caucus and was appointed Federal Prosecutor in 1977.