By Jueseppi B.
After a brutal election cycle peppered with sexist attacks, a historic slate of women will serve in the 113th Congress.
U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat from California, center left, is applauded by female House Democrats during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 14, 2012. Pelosi, the first female speaker when Democrats controlled the chamber from 2007 to 2011, said she will stay for another two-year term.
“America has never been about what can be done for us. It’s about what can be done by us, together, through the hard and frustrating but necessary work of self-government. That’s the principle we were founded on.”
~ President Barack Obama, November 7, 2012~
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