Member analysis: Record number of women elected to French Parliament

Record number of women elected to French Parliament Dr. Rainbow Murray France has just elected a record number of women to its parliament.  The number of women deputies now stands at 155, or 26.9%.  This is a dramatic improvement from the previous record of 107, or 18.5%, women elected in 2007.  However, it is still a far cry from parity and is slightly below my original forecast…

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