Colorado Experience

Suffrage

Season 4 Episode 10 | 27m 19s

On November 7, 1893, Colorado became the first state in the nation to grant women’s suffrage by a single issue popular vote, and the following year the first three female state legislators were elected. Meet the dedicated Colorado women that led this charge. Today, Colorado has the highest percentage of women in the state legislature.

Aired: 11/02/16

Rating: NR

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