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Republican Nancy Mace talks to supporters during her election night party Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, in Mount Pleasant, S.C. Mace is running in South Carolina's 1st Congressional District. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)

Record number of GOP women to run for House seats in 2022

In 2020, GOP women won 11 out of 14 house seats that marked Republican victories over Democrat incumbents. Those wins not only brought the number of Republican congresswomen to 31, but also gave confidence to conservative women to get their names on the ballot for the upcoming midterm elections.