Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) Sen. Barbara  Boxer (D-CA) Marcia Fudge
Erin Matson Ambassador Madeleine Kunin Linda Chavez
Senator Elizabeth Dole Danielle Moodie-Mills Crystal Wright
Sandra Day O'Connor Lizz  Winstead Supervisor Hilda Solis
Marianne Williamson Benazir Bhutto Hillary Clinton
Jane Pauley Former Rep. Mary  Bono (R-CA) Janet  Napolitano
Jennifer Granholm Heather  White Debbie Allen
Saba Ahmed Swanee Hunt Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN)

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Janet Jagan

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Janet Jagan was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1920. In 1942, Jagan moved to Guayana with her husband, Cheddi Jagan. While in Guayana Jagan took part in labor activism, and created the Women's Political and Economic Organization. In 1997 Jagan was elected President of Guayana, making her Guayana's first female president, as well as Guayana's first U.S. born or Jewish President. When elected, Jagan became the 3rd female President in the Western Hemisphere. 

 

For more on President Jagan: http://jagan.org/Biography/JJ%20Bio/jj_biography.html

To watch President Jagan on To The Contrary: http://www.pbs.org/to-the-contrary/watch/4221/women-world-leaders_interviews-with-women-in-power



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