Women candidates surge but face tough fights in battle for U.S. Congress

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www.reuters.com—(Reuters) - Dozens of women on Tuesday won congressional and gubernatorial nominations as voters in eight U.S. states chose candidates ahead of November's elections, including several who notched firsts in a year boasting a historic number of female contenders.

Women candidates surge but face tough fights in battle for U.S..... By Joseph AxJune 6 (Reuters) - Dozens of women on Tuesday won congressional and gubernatorial nominations as voters in eight U.S. states chose candidates...