This Day in Jewish History 1998: A Former U.S. Congresswoman and Pioneering Feminist Dies

Bella Abzug was such a lightning rod for her progressive views that Ralph Nader once estimated her sponsorship of a bill could actually cost it 20-30 votes.

On March 31, 1998, Bella Abzug a three-term former U.S. congresswoman and pioneering feminist, died,...