The following resources are recommended for research and study of elected women in Colorado. Thanks to the Colorado Legislative Women’s Caucus for sharing these resources:

The Colorado Legislative Women’s Caucus has published a booklet which includes brief biographies of a selection of women who have served in the Colorado legislature. To learn more about this booklet, email

Colorado Government: 

Visit the Colorado General Assembly website to find your legislator, track bills, follow the legislature, etc.

Watch the Colorado General Assembly in action on the Colorado Channel.

Information about women in state legislatures: 

Center for American Women and Politics State by State information about women in state legislatures.

National Conference of State Legislatures Women’s Legislative Network, including Percentages of Women in State Legislatures 2018 and Women in Legislative Leadership 2018.

Women in Government.

National Foundation for Women Legislators.

Other state legislative Women’s Caucuses:

California Legislative Women’s Caucus
Hawaii Women’s Legislative Caucus 
Illinois Conference of Women Legislators
Louisiana Legislative Women’s Caucus
Women Legislators of Maryland
New York State Legislative Women’s Caucus
Women of the Oklahoma Legislature Oral History Project
South Carolina General Assembly Women’s Caucus
Wyoming Women’s Legislative Caucus

History of women in state legislatures: 

National Women’s History Museum’s

Women in Government “First Women Elected/Appointed to State Legislative Office”

Colorado Women

The Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame

Political Education and Training Resources for Women

The Rutgers Center for American Women and Politics has information about Education and Training Resources

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