Women Candidates: Records for Major Party Nominations

 
   * Indicates a record set or tied in 2016.

  Previous Record
Nominations
Year Set Nominations
in 2016
U.S. Senate
 
18 2012 16
U.S. House  
   (Does not include candidates for delegate : 4 in 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010 and 6
   in 2016. Washington DC and the four territories are represented in the House
  by delegates with no voting privileges.)
 
163 2012 167*
Total Statewide Elective Executives
 (Does not include 2 candidates for Lieutenant Governor in Guam in 1994.)
121 1994 42
Selected Statewide Offices      
   Governor 10 1994,1998, 2002,
2006, 2010        
2
   Lt. Governor
     (Does not include 2 candidates for Lieutenant Governor in Guam in 1994.)
29 1994 6
   Secretary of State 24 1998 8
   Attorney General 13 1998 3
   State Treasurer 16 1990, 1994 4
   State Auditor 12 2002 3
   Comptroller 8 2006 2
   Education Official 13 1994 7
   Labor Commissioner 2 1994 1
   Insurance Commisioner 2 1994 1
       
State Legislature 2.537 2010 2,649*