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Women Political Candidates

Do Candidates' Voices Convey More Than Their Words?

Rindy Anderson | Posted 09.03.2015 | Politics
Rindy Anderson

With the presidential election season heating up, all eyes and ears are on the candidates. New studies suggest that the tone of candidates' voices might help (or hurt) at the polls.

Marina Fang

Women Are Underrepresented In Politics, But It's Not For The Reason You Think | Marina Fang | Posted 07.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Thirty years ago, Geraldine Ferraro became the first woman named to a major party's presidential ticket when the then-New York congressw...

A New Angle to Break Deadlock

Amb. Swanee Hunt | Posted 03.14.2013 | Politics
Amb. Swanee Hunt

Women may be our best chance at breaking through disastrous partisan gridlock. In a dozen other settings, Washington women continually put aside partisanship to jointly lead caucuses or committees, dine together regularly, and take turns batting and fielding.