<p><span style="font-family: 'Museo Sans Rounded', MuseoSansRounded-100, Helvetica, Avenir, Arial, sans-serif, Raleway; font-size: 15px; line-height: 21px;">House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, center, joins the 65 House Democratic women elected to the 114th Congress on the steps of the U.S. Capitol for a group photo January 7, 2015. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)</span></p>
Beyonce had it right. Who runs the world? Girls.
Just ask Jay Newtown-Small, a Time magazine correspondent and author of the new book, “Broad Influence: How Women Are Changing the Way America Works.”
This week on the podcast, Newton-Small speaks with host Jimmy Williams about her experience reporting her book and its key takeaway: Once women make up between 20 and 30 percent of an institution, they begin to impact and change the way that institution works.
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