A shocking new Cosmopolitan/SurveyMonkey poll shows that, while some women were galvanized by the election, more of them were put off from running.
Unless, of course, you're a white man.
Strategists and politicians give their best tips for a successful campaign.
Alejandra Campoverdi went to Harvard, worked for President Obama, and ran for Congress. Now she's speaking out against the sexism she experienced.
Amber Mariano was a 21-year-old college student when she became a Florida state representative.
Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal on how being an immigrant makes her a better legislator.
For former Texas State Senator Wendy Davis, losing the governor's race wasn't the hardest part. It was what happened after.
How Affie Ellis runs her small business while serving in the Wyoming State Senate.
Chassity Martin breaks down how she ran for city commissioner without a ton of fundraising.
Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen reflects on the lessons of her long career in politics and what young women should know if they're thinking about running for office.
Mindy Finn ran for vice-president in 2016. Though she didn't win, she's not done fighting for a representative government.
Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser says it's not easy to be a young, black, female politician, but the impact you can have is worth it.
Cathy McMorris Rodgers has given birth three times since being elected to Congress.
New York City Public Advocate Letitia James never forgets that politics is ultimately about people.
Congresswoman Martha McSally has faced sexism, hostility, and threats for her entire career. But she refuses to back down.