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Betty Ford Obituary

Farewell, Betty Ford, and the Era of Republican Feminism

Jennifer Armstrong | Posted 09.11.2011 | Women
Jennifer Armstrong

One can't imagine even a Republican First Lady -- much less a female candidate -- so refreshingly individualistic as Betty Ford today.

WATCH: Breast Cancer And Alcoholism Didn't Stop Betty -- Or Her Marriage

The Huffington Post | Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 09.09.2011 | Women

In some ways, Betty Ford (1918-2011) seemed before her time. She revealed more of her personal life -- including her battles with breast cancer and al...

Former First Lady Betty Ford Dies At 93

AP | CONNIE CASS and LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 09.07.2011 | Politics

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Betty Ford said things that first ladies just don't say, even today. And 1970s America loved her for it. According to Mrs. Ford...