Sen. Tammy DuckworthLadda (Tammy) Tammy DuckworthOvernight Energy: States combat Trump rollback of Obama lightbulb guidelines | Greens look for hearing over proposed rule on power effectiveness assessments | Major Dem asks GAO to investigate local weather risk Best Democrat calls for GAO to investigate local weather threat Mother’s Day — let us deal with the expanding childcare disaster Extra (D-Sick.) tweeted a image Wednesday celebrating a team of woman senators displaying up initially for a committee quorum.
“Guess who were being the to start with Senators to demonstrate up for Senate Armed Companies Committee quorum?” Duckworth requested on Twitter.
Guess who were the to start with Senators to show up for Senate Armed Companies Committee quorum? Women receiving it completed! pic.twitter.com/52Z8p0NmUL
— Tammy Duckworth (@SenDuckworth) May well 15, 2019
The selection of women of all ages in Congress hit a history significant this 12 months, with 127 woman lawmakers.
A quarter of the Senate is now constituted by females. Seventeen of those 25 are Democrats and eight are Republicans.
There are eight female users on the Senate Armed Companies Committee.