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 | 07/17/14 06:49 AM
Here's how I became a "liberal woman reporter" -- and why that's bad news for the Republican Party in its efforts to attract women voters.
By Ashe Schow | 07/15/14 06:44 PM
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., on Tuesday blamed last October's government shutdown on Republicans wanting to deny women access to birth control. No really. Warren said this on the Senate floor while defending the Democrats' deceptively titled “Women's Health Protection Act.”...
By Ashe Schow | 07/15/14 05:03 PM
On Sunday, I wrote an article about the GOP's poor messaging on the "war on women" narrative. I posted some comments from Rep. Renee Ellmers, R-N.C., who said GOP men need to bring their messages "down to a woman's level."
By Ashe Schow | 07/15/14 02:15 PM
Diane Ravitch, a blogger, former assistant education secretary and research professor at New York University's Steinhardt School, does not like former CNN anchor and proponent of education reform Campbell Brown's take on teacher tenure.
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 Ashe Schow | 07/08/14 01:48 PM
Malala Yousafzai, the 16-year-old Pakistani activist who was shot in the head two years ago, has not slowed down in her quest to bring education to girls around the world.
By Mark Goldfeder | 07/07/14 04:43 PM
Hillary Clinton, really? The former secretary of state called the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling, which said a closely held corporation can be exempted from paying for contraceptives that violate the owners' religious beliefs, a "really bad slippery slope." I call that a really bad...
By Ashe Schow | 07/03/14 03:44 PM
A 20-year-old woman was doused with gasoline and set on fire after her family refused the marriage proposal of a 26-year-old man, according to the Express Tribune.
By Brian Hughes | 07/02/14 02:12 PM
White House press secretary Josh Earnest acknowledged on Wednesday that “we still have more work to do” to close the pay gap between men and women working at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
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