Cheryl Collier

Jane Philpott and Jody Wilson-RaybouldIndependent MPs Jane Philpott and Jody Wilson-Raybould speak with the media in the foyer of the House of Commons in Ottawa, April 3.

Violence a barrier to women entering politics, say researchers

Despite the impression that women have made great progress in Canadian politics, they remain under-represented and violence is one barrier they face.