07/27/14 10:30 AM
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo is well aware of the gambit. In the 1994 gubernatorial race, 54,000 votes cast on the "Tax Cut Now" ballot line created by Republicans to highlight New York's heavy tax load helped relatively unknown Republican state Sen. George Pataki upset...
By Mary Therese Drury | 07/25/14 02:43 PM
Standing in front of the Supreme Court as the justices handed down their ruling in defense of Life and Liberty in the Hobby Lobby case, I was overwhelmed with the joy and jubilation of the other young women standing on either side of me.
By Philip Klein | 07/24/14 03:26 PM
There has to be a way to push sensible limited-government policy reforms without making unmarried Americans feel left out.
By Ashe Schow | 07/23/14 02:39 PM
The top female donors have contributed just one-sixth the amount the top male donors have given so far this election cycle, according to Politico.
By Ashe Schow | 07/22/14 05:10 PM
A forthcoming study will determine how many women in the U.S. have undergone female genital mutilation and how many girls are at risk of having the procedure done to them.
By Ashe Schow | 07/21/14 09:58 AM
Washington has no shortage of ambitious politicians. Sadly, however, it appears the GOP is lacking ambition on a host of issues — including issues typically attributed to women.
07/20/14 01:01 PM
LONDON (AP) — When Laura Bates was followed home one night by a man from her bus, she didn't think much of it. Incidents like that just seemed to be part of living in London. But the writer said several other similar situations followed within days: One stranger shouted obscenities at her out...
By Ashe Schow | 07/18/14 12:54 PM
Former New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson doesn't believe she was fired just because she is a woman.
07/17/14 01:46 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic and Republican Senators are pouring significant time and energy into pursuing female voters, a coveted prize in the Nov. 4 elections. Wednesday's Senate vote on contraception legislation is the latest example of Democrats' win-by-losing strategy, which forces...
By Ashe Schow | 07/17/14 01:21 PM
Former Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo., continued his book/"remember me?" tour by admitting "legitimate rape" was the wrong term to use -- he should have said "legitimate case of rape."
By Ashe Schow | 07/13/14 04:15 PM
A group of conservative women, mostly members of the Republican Study Committee, met Friday to discuss issues facing women today and how the GOP can better explain how its policies could help.
07/09/14 11:15 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Pamela Prince-Eason isn't letting women business owners off the hook — if they want more contracts with big corporations or the government, they have to work harder to get them than they do now. The CEO of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council, an organization...
By Lisa Ruhl | 06/23/14 03:19 PM
President Obama on Monday announced plans to sign a presidential memorandum aimed at easing workplace struggles for working families.
By Ashe Schow | 06/19/14 12:30 PM
Former Gov. Brian Schweitzer, D-Mont, thinks men from the South, including House Majority Leader (for now) Eric Cantor, R-Va., are "a little effeminate." Schweitzer, who spoke with National Journal writer Marin Cogan the night Cantor suffered his stunning loss to Dave Brat, apparently has...
By Ashe Schow | 06/19/14 09:29 AM
Oh dear, someone called former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton "feisty" and now ThinkProgress is out crying sexism. CNN host Christiane Amanpour – a woman, if you didn’t know – said that Clinton "got quite feisty" during her interview Tuesday with Diane Sawyer – another woman (just...
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