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27 Badass Images Of Women Winning And Exercising The Right To Vote

The Huffington Post | Amanda Duberman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Women

In 1921, Missouri voters passed a ballot measure amending the state constitution to allow women to hold political office. This was also the first elec...

Change for Women Happens in the Voting Booth

Kate Michelman | Posted 12.28.2014 | Women
Kate Michelman

The reason our laws have been out of step with what would be best for women is simple: women have not voted as if their lives depend on it.

Why 27 Influential Women Are Voting This November (And Why You Should Too)

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 10.27.2014 | Women

A conservative pundit thinks that women who read women's magazines want to be informed about shoes, not politics. A Fox News host recently suggest...

Town Learns Its Charter Still Bans Women From Voting

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 09.14.2013 | Politics

As the 19th Amendment just had its 93rd birthday, one West Virginia town just learned that its charter still bans women from voting. The Intelligen...

93 Years of Women Voting: Are We Using This Right to Drive the Change We Need?

Kate Michelman | Posted 10.23.2013 | Women
Kate Michelman

Today, as we celebrate our hard-fought right to vote, let's remind women of the importance of leveraging that right to ensure full participation in electing and re-electing leaders who are committed to women's equality.

PHOTOS: This Is What Your Vote Looks Like In A Cross-Stitch

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.18.2012 | Women

Politics and DIY crafting might not be the most likely of bedfellows, but NYU graduate student Roopa Vasudevan created a project that melds the two. V...

Who Was Your First?

Brittany Binowski | Posted 11.16.2012 | Women

Remember when Lena Dunham appeared in a 2012 Obama campaign video encouraging young women who had recently reached voting age to make their "first tim...

Before the Vote: A Tale of Two Glorias Speaking Out, Standing Up and Voting

Michele Weldon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Michele Weldon

In these final days before the presidential election, pollsters have asserted it is the 55 million single women in this country who will carry the victor to the White House.

Why Some Women Don't Vote With Their Vaginas

Keli Goff | Posted 12.25.2012 | Politics
Keli Goff

Why is it that despite so many high-profile stories about conservative candidates making offensive comments about rape and abortion, not to mention trying to limit contraception access, there are still plenty of women who have not been scared away from conservatives?

INFOGRAPHIC: Are Men Or Women More Likely To Vote?

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 08.17.2012 | Women

The jury is still out on whether women are surpassing men financially, but when it comes to voter turnout, women evidently are in the lead. A new i...

Why Every Woman Should Be an Independent Voter

Bill Hillsman | Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics
Bill Hillsman

The Democratic Party takes women's votes for granted. After all, they are the "mommy" party. And where else are they going to go if they don't vote Democratic?