In the political "Year of the Woman," more women are on the ballot in today's midterm elections than ever before in United States history. Keep an eye on these six candidates whose pivotal races will shape America's future.
At least 33 women will lose this election day — because they’re running against other women.
Gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams is campaigning alongside Lucy McBath in Georgia's 6th congressional district, Carolyn Bourdeaux in Georgia's 7th, and other women running down ballot to drive Democratic turnout across the state.
When a record number of women are running for office, they can't all win. But even those who lose will have left a permanent mark on our political system.
In elections, DSA is familiar with the question: "What happens if we lose?" Now its members are trying to answer a very different one: "What happens when we win?"
Broadly spoke to the producers behind "She's Running" about the challenges of capturing what it's like to run as a woman in 2018.
Twenty-one-year-old Morgan Zegers, candidate for the 113th New York State Assembly District, says women who've previously run for office tell her not to wear pink and to use big words to sound smart.
In the first episode of VICE News's She's Running series, women candidates like Pearl Kim demonstrate how they're running on platforms that go beyond resisting Trump.
The series of competitive elections could determine whether Republicans or Democrats control Congress next year.