Projects

SHElection!

In partnership with Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP) and with support from the Ms. Foundation for Women, this series tracks woman vs. woman races in the midterm elections looking at the recruitment, campaigns, media coverage; and outcomes of elections where women are vying for office against other women. 

  • SHElection!: The Arizona Governor's Race

    Sep 20, 2022
    We’re looking at the race for Governor of Arizona where Democratic Secretary of State Katie Hobbs is facing off against former tv news anchor and Trump-backed Republican Kari Lake.
  • California's 37th District is in For a SHElection!

    Sep 14, 2022
    In this edition of "SHElection!" we’re looking at California's 37th Congressional District where a unique race is underway between two challengers, both Democrats and both Black women.
  • SHElection! Midterm Coverage Begins

    Sep 6, 2022
     The Takeaway is kicking off our midterm coverage with a focus on some unique races this cycle: contests where both candidates are women.