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The female vote in the US presidential election

It's a couple of weeks until the US presidential election. Woman’s Hour spoke to Melissa Milewski, a lecturer in American History at the University of Sussex and Dr Michell Chresfield, Lecturer in United States History at the University of Birmingham. What will the 2020 election mean for women voters? Fifty-three percent of white American women voted for Donald Trump. What has he done for women?

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