Jeannette Rankin

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American congresswoman for Montana

Why Is Jeannette Rankin Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Jeannette Pickering Rankin was an American politician and women's rights advocate, and the first woman to hold federal office in the United States. She was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives as a Republican from Montana in 1916, and again in 1940. As of 2022, Rankin is still the only woman ever elected to Congress from Montana.

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