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How the Women of the House Flipped the State of the Union Script

It was the most unexpected moment of an otherwise dully divisive evening: a group of lawmakers taking a speech that wasn’t about them and insisting that in fact it was

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Democratic female members of Congress cheer after President Donald Trump said there are more women in Congress than ever before during his second State of the Union address. Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

By Megan Garber

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