Wednesday, July 25,

9 women to watch from this year’s midterms

As primary after primary has shown, the 2018 cycle is living up to its “year of the woman” moniker, giving rise to a number of breakout stars.

Women candidates have been responsible for some of this year’s biggest upsets, won historic governorship nominations, and played a key role in questioning establishment politics. On the Democratic side, especially, recent data from the Cook Political Reportshows that women aren’t just running in record numbers — they’re also winning.