Record-setting number of women elected as governors in midterms

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By: - November 10, 2022 1:15 pm

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, her husband and children pose with supporters on election night Tuesday in downtown Little Rock. (John Sykes/Arkansas Advocate)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.