elections

Zephyr Teachout just released a campaign ad America hasn’t see before

The New York attorney general candidate is due to give birth in October

What’s at stake in the Rhode Island, New Hampshire and New York primaries this week

Plus, a look at gender parity in Rhode Island, the only state where no women are running for the House this year

Ayanna Pressley is set to become the first black woman to represent Massachusetts in Congress

Pressley defeated veteran Rep. Michael E. Capuano Tuesday night

Primaries in Massachusetts and Delaware feature high-profile female challengers to longtime male incumbents

A number of women in both states are poised to break barriers

‘She called herself a proud Prada socialist’: Martha McSally lobs attacks in Arizona Senate race

McSally will face Democrat Kyrsten Sinema in November

How one councilwoman responded after being ‘slut-shamed’ online

Rachel Hundley’s response to the sexist smear proved effective

How primaries in Arizona and Florida could affect gender parity in politics

The two swing states head to the polls Tuesday

The unprecedented diversity of this year’s set of female gubernatorial candidates

Stacey Abrams, Lupe Valdez and others are making history

A record number of women are running for office this year, but they’re struggling to fundraise as much as men

‘My viability, at the end of the day, depends on the amount of money that exists in my campaign coffers’