Want the Legislature to get more done? Elect more women.

Tired of partisan political gridlock? Instead of focusing on Democratic or Republican majorities, maybe it's time to try female majorities. New research shows why we should actively invite more women to run for elected office. According to Quorum, a legislative research firm founded by two Harvard undergrads, "female members of Congress not only work more frequently with each other but also work more frequently across the aisle, passing more legislation in the Senate than their male colleagues."