Millicent Fenwick Teaching Resource (Target Age: High School)

Women made up less than 5% of the total number of Representatives when Millicent Fenwick joined the U.S. House of Representatives in 1974. In 2013, women make up nearly 20% of the total number of both houses of Congress. How did Fenwick help to change the face of politics, during her own time and thereafter?

Millicent Fenwick Lesson Plan. NJ 350