1994: Olympia Snowe (R-ME) became the first...

Submitted by Jean Sinzdak on Fri, 05/13/2016 - 14:32

Olympia Snowe (R-ME) became the first woman (and the only Republican woman) to have been elected to her State House, State Senate, U.S. House and U.S. Senate. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) also followed this path to the U.S. Senate, making her the first Democrat to do so.