FEMALE CANDIDATES running for U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES in 2016

Listed alphabetically by state. Please support these democratic women by voting, donating, & relisting to get this info out there. We need a stronger female voice in our government. And also check out my list for the Senate: FEMALE CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR SENATE IN 2016 and www.EmilysList.org for more info on these extraordinary women!
  1. ARIZONA: Kyrsten Sinema
    9th District
  2. CALIFORNIA: Nanette Barragán
    44th District
  3. CALIFORNIA: Julia Brownley
    26th District
  4. CALIFORNIA: Grace Napolitano
    32nd District
  5. COLORADO: Morgan Carroll
    6th District
  6. COLORADO: Gail Schwartz
    3rd District
  7. DELAWARE: Lisa Blunt Rochester
    At-Large District. -Delaware has never elected a woman or person of color to Congress.
  8. FLORIDA: Val Demings
    10th District
  9. FLORIDA: Annette Taddeo
    26th district
  10. ILLINOIS: Cheri Bustos
    17th District
  11. IOWA: Monica Vernon
    1st District
  12. MAINE: Emily Cain
    2nd District
  13. MICHIGAN: Gretchen Driskell
    7th District
  14. MINNESOTA: Angie Craig
    2nd District
  15. MONTANA: Denise Juneau
    At-Large District. -She would be the first Native American woman elected to Congress
  16. NEVADA: Susie Lee
    4th District
  17. NEVADA: Jacky Rosen
    3rd District
  18. NEW HAMPSHIRE: Carol Shea-Porter
    1st District
  19. NEW HAMPSHIRE: Annie Kuster
    2nd District
  20. NEW YORK: Colleen Deacon
    24th District
  21. NEW YORK: Anna Kaplan
    3rd District -She would be the first Iranian American ever elected to Congress
  22. NEW YORK: Zephyr Teachout
    19th District
  23. NEW YORK: Anna Throne-Holst
    1st District
  24. NEW YORK: Nydia Velázquez
    7th District -She was the first Puerto Rican woman ever elected to Congress
  25. NORTH CAROLINA: Alma Adams
    12th District
  26. VIRGINIA: LuAnn Bennett
    10th District
  27. WASHINGTON: Pramila Jayapal
    37th District -She would be the first Indian American woman ever elected to Congress