Women are being elected to public office in increasing numbers. However, their voices remain largely underrepresented in collections and archives of political communication. For this reason, the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics at Iowa State University has created an online archives devoted entirely to women's political speech.
The Archives of Women's Political Communication is made possible through a generous gift from Richard and Mary Jo Stanley of Muscatine, IA.
- Corrine Brown
- Corrine Brown assumed office January 1993, representing Florida’s 3rd District in the United States House of Representatives. Brown was born November 11, 1946, in Jacksonville, Florida. She graduated from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University in 1969 with a bachelor’s degree. She completed her master’s (1971) and education specialist (1974) degrees from the University of Florida, and received an Honorary Doctor of Law Degree from Edward Waters College. Brown has served on faculty at Florida Community College at Jacksonville, the University of Florida, and Edward Waters College. Prior to serving in Washington, she served ten years in the Florida House of... More