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Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund provides scholarships and support for low-income women 35 and older across the U.S. to build better lives through college completion.

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Jeannette Rankin of Montana, a suffragist and peace activist, was the first woman to serve in Congress.

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Jeannette Rankin

An in-depth biography of Jeannette Rankin, the feminist and pacifist who became the first woman elected to Congress.

Jeannette Rankin

Jeannette Rankin (1880 - 1973) - From Montana, the first woman elected to congress in 1917; a few years BEFORE women earn the right to vote with the passing of the 19th Amendment.

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Jeannette Rankin was the only member of Congress to vote against the U.S. entering World War I and World War II.