Published: Aug. 30, 2018

“People tend to discount the effect that Hillary Clinton probably had on the number of women running for office,” said Christina Ladam, a CU Boulder political science graduate student and the study’s lead author. “There’s strong support for the idea that she may have served as a symbolic role model for women to think that they can do it, too.”

Read more about the reasearch that Christina Ladam - a CU political science graudate student- is conducting on women running for political office here.