Seated together, the bloc of women lawmakers sent a striking visual message, a challenge to Donald Trump and how he and his administration have addressed issues important to women. Photo: AFP

Women wore white, men wore dark suits: contrast laid bare gender gap between Democrats and Republicans

  • Wearing the colour of the suffragists, the Democratic women of the House put on a stunning display of solidarity during the State of the Union address
  • Donald Trump noted the number of women in newly created jobs last year, touching off a remarkable moment.
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Seated together, the bloc of women lawmakers sent a striking visual message, a challenge to Donald Trump and how he and his administration have addressed issues important to women. Photo: AFP
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