Shelley Moore Capito
Shelley Moore Capito, Senator from West Virginia. She is the state’s first female senator.
“As a mother, grandmother, and the daughter of a strong woman, my personal experiences enable me to speak candidly and compassionately about the issues women face.”
“Remember that each day is another opportunity to succeed and to make a difference in the world. Wake up each morning with renewed enthusiasm and keep working hard, regardless of the challenges of the day. Be confident and do not hold back. If you stand by your beliefs, work hard and surround yourself with supportive people, you will accomplish great things.”
“Condoleezza Rice is someone I have always admired. She speaks with such authority and intellect, and she has a great grasp of the world.”
MSNBC, Photograph via Senate.gov