The Importance of Women of Color Voters: Then and Now

A young voter wears her "I voted today" sticker on October 28, 2012, in Miami.
SOURCE: AP/J Pat Carter
PHOTO SOURCE: AP/J Pat Carter

The Importance of Women of Color Voters: Then and Now by Emily Baxter, Kaitlin Holmes, and Rob Griffin

In the 1964 presidential election, 1 in 20 voters was a woman of color. By the 2012 election, more than one in six voters was a woman of color.