The role of a gendered policy agenda in closing the mayoral ambition gap: The case of Texas female city council members

Abstract

This study explores female city council member political ambition to run for mayor. Women who hold mayoral office are potentially more competitive for higher elected office at the state and federal level. This study is based on a survey sent to Texas city council members in cities over 30,000. Forty-one percent of respondents said they would most likely run… (More)

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