The 23 Percent
About This Show
Women make up only 23 percent of roles in state and local government—and we’re talking to them. Join Governing Magazine's Mattie Quinn for candid conversations with the women shaping policy all over the county.
Most Recent Episode
Attica Scott, Kentucky State Representative, House District 41
2 days ago
For our season two premiere, Mattie talks to Attica Scott, a Kentucky State Representative. She’s the first black woman to be elected to the state house in almost 20 years. On this episode, she talks about being unfairly labeled the “angry black woman” in the room, the challenges of representing a diverse district and the pressures that go along with being a woman of color running for office.