In the new HBO series Veep, Julia Louis-Dreyfus stars as Selina Meyer, the charming, newly-elected Vice President of the United States trying to navigate her way through the inner workings of the White House. Never has wielding a pen, filibustering and exercising intellect in heated debates been so intriguing than when done by a powerful woman with political authority. Shows and movies have taken advantage of this in the past, too. Just check out The 25 Hottest Fictional Women in Politics to see what we mean.

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