A record-tying 35 women will be seated in Iowa Legislature

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Posted: Saturday, January 12, 2013 12:00 am

DES MOINES (AP) — A record-tying 35 women will be seated in the Iowa Legislature when it convenes next week, reflecting a national trend in which women are having a greater say in lawmaking, political analysts say.

The Iowa Legislature will have 25 women elected to the Iowa House and 10 women elected to the Iowa Senate, matching a record set in the 2009 session.

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