Here's Why Women Wore Purple at Biden's Inauguration

Former First Ladies Michelle Obama, Laura Bush & Hillary Clinton all wore purple at today's inauguration

Purple was the original color chosen by suffragettes but it's also a symbol of bipartisanship - red and blue combined make purple.

A suffragette was a member of an activist women's organization in the early 20th century who, under the banner "Votes for Women", fought for the right to vote in public elections. SOURCE: Wikipedia