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Binders Full of Women

Christina Wilkie

WATCH: Romney Bragged About Hiring Women At Firm He Didn't Work For | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.18.2012 | Business

Footage of Mitt Romney touting how his "entire life has been one of working with women and helping women through the glass ceiling," was released Thur...

Sam Stein

Romney Was Praised Early On For Hiring Women As Governor | Sam Stein | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's comment about having to put together a binder full of qualified women to staff his gubernatorial cabinet has overwhelmed t...

The Real Problem with Romney's 'Binders' Blunder

Paige Bradley Frost | Posted 12.18.2012 | Women
Paige Bradley Frost

Romney's comment was awkward, politically tone deaf and worse, misleading. Still, much of the reaction has been over-hyped and even silly, detracting from discussions of the meatier issues facing women and families and how the next President will tackle them.

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Campaign Muddles Response To Lilly Ledbetter Act Question Again | Sam Stein | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Thursday morning brought additional confusion over what Mitt Romney would have done had the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act come to his des...

Women in Binders

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Romney's Empty Binder

Janet Ritz | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Janet Ritz

Romney's "binders full of women" lie, as fun as it is on the campaign trail and as an Internet meme, is an empty binder Romney used to cut into the president's support among undecided women.

Welcome to My Binder Full of Women

Death Race | Posted 12.18.2012 | Comedy
Death Race

Women are essential to our planet. They repopulate humans and carry valuable wombs with them wherever they go. But did you know they can also manage Excel spreadsheets?

DebateGate 2012: Clash of the Titans II

Howard Bragman | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics
Howard Bragman

There is no doubt that President Obama came through -- leaving some asking, 'Who is this guy and where was he two weeks ago?' -- but did he deliver a knockout? That's to be determined.

Binders of Women

Jonathan Richards | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Jonathan Richards


How to Get Out of the Binder and Into the Room

Kate White | Posted 12.18.2012 | Women
Kate White

Thankfully, those women's groups in Massachusetts were extremely proactive and it paid off, because Romney did appoint more women than usual to his cabinet. We need more proactivity like that. But individually, we also have to help ourselves lose invisible status.

The Harsh Reality Of Flexible Work Schedules

Emily Peck | Posted 12.18.2012 | Small Business
Emily Peck

Guys, workplace flexibility isn't just a chick thing and until everyone gets on the same page about that, using so-called flex-time could actually do ...

Romney's Problem With Women

Patty Culhane | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Patty Culhane

Generations of women before me have worked very hard in order to have the right to work in powerful positions in government. Mitt Romney didn't say anything about letting the fathers of young children go home early.

Why Romney Is Losing the Meme Election

Ari Melber | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Ari Melber

Mitt Romney did not just lose the debate on Tuesday night, as most people can see by now. He also handed the Internet ammunition to memorably mock him for several more news cycles.

'Binder Of Women, Book Of Broads, Notebook Of Nipples, Whatever...'

Posted 10.18.2012 | Comedy

There's not a lot that can be said about Mitt Romney's bizarre "binders full of women" comment at Tuesday night's town hall that hasn't already been c...

The Rise of the Binders

Carolita Johnson | Posted 12.18.2012 | Comedy
Carolita Johnson

No better way to bind women together than to patronize them, Mitt. ...

Romney Rolls Out Video Featuring Women Of The 'Binders'

The Huffington Post | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

Building on the story Mitt Romney told in Tuesday's debate about seeking qualified women for his Massachusetts cabinet, his campaign released a video ...

LOOK: Yup, Spirit Went There!

The Huffington Post | Christiana Lilly | Posted 10.18.2012 | Miami

The always-wacky ad team at Spirit Airlines is capitalizing on Mitt Romney's now-famous debate turn of phrase. "Check out our binders full of..." ...

In Debate, Romney Teases on Workplace Flexibility

Morra Aarons-Mele | Posted 12.17.2012 | Business
Morra Aarons-Mele

Cracking the glass ceiling isn't just about making sure women have opportunities to work and receive equal pay and fair treatment, it's about women and men taking on equal responsibilities in all areas of life.

A Binder Full of Memes

Alex Palombo | Posted 12.17.2012 | Media
Alex Palombo

As long as there are people with Photoshop skills, social media know-how and a twisted sense of humor, there will be political memes. And thank God -- sometimes it takes a picture of school supplies full of women to make you think about the issues.

Christina Wilkie

At Bain, Romney Had No 'Binders Full Of Women,' And No Women | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.18.2012 | Business

As a newly elected, incoming governor in late 2002, Mitt Romney said he was forced to instruct his staff to "find some women that are qualified" for p...

'TOON: Binders Full Of... Teeth!

Posted 10.17.2012 | Latino Voices

It's the meme heard 'round the world. There were many ay bendito moments during the second presidential debate last night as Obama and Romney went for...

"Binders Full of Women" Distracts From Debate's Focus on Workplace Issues

Cara Woodson Welch | Posted 12.17.2012 | Business
Cara Woodson Welch

Setting aside today's focus on parodies and memes that the phrase spawned, let's remember that the phrase was used in response to a question on women in the workplace, a serious issue that deserves more attention.

It's Almost Scary How Quickly Billionaire's Super PAC Pushed Live

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 10.17.2012 | Small Business

Before Mitt Romney’s “binders full of women” comment set Twitter afire, incited a wave of Facebook activity and inspired a laid off blogger to c...

5 Reasons Why Romney's Binders Full of Women Are Really Important

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics
Soraya Chemaly

The quick-witted denizens of the ether have gone to town with Mitt's office supplies. I've heard all kinds of explanations for why this is all just liberal media spin. But, actually, there are many reasons why this meme is legitimate and not just a silly Internet trope.

Obama Hits Romney's 'Sketchy Deal'

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's campaign moved swiftly Wednesday to try to capitalize on his spirited debate performance, making an aggres...