Changing the Face of Power: Women in the U.S. Senate

May 22, 2003 – September 7, 2003

Arts and Industries Building
900 Jefferson Drive, SW
Washington, DC 20560

North Hall

Women are transforming the United States' most prestigious governing body. Their bi-partisan teamwork, compassion for social issues, coalition building, and unique tools for lawmaking are laying a foundation for a new type of politician. More than 30 black-and-white photographs are featured in this photo essay by photojournalist Melina Mara, who has captured unique behind-the-scenes images of 1 former and 13 current women senators at work on Capitol Hill.

No photography permitted.

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