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Wendy Davis: 'I Am Expecting A Woman In The White House In 2016'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.10.2014 | Politics

Wendy Davis is in the middle of her campaign to become the governor of Texas, and she's hoping she won't be the only woman assuming executive office i...

Why Hillary Clinton Believes That Having A Female President Matters

Posted 12.19.2013 | Women

Hillary Clinton may not have made up her mind about whether to run for president in 2016, but she absolutely believes that a woman needs to make it to...

Why Haven't We Had A Woman President? (NEW BOOK)

Posted 11.25.2013 | Books

The following is an excerpt from What Will It Take to Make a Woman President? Conversations About Women, Leadership and Power [Seal Press, $17.00], a ...

Clinton: 'I Hope We Have A Woman President In My Lifetime'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

Former President Bill Clinton said he hopes to see a woman president in his lifetime. "I think it would be a good thing for the world as well as fo...

Clinton Talks Effect Of Potential Female President

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 08.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton mused aloud about the significance of America electing its first female president. Left unsaid: whether she ...

Laura Bassett

Progressive Group Launches Campaign For Female President

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.02.2013 | Politics

The progressive women's advocacy group EMILY's List launched a new campaign on Thursday called "Madam President," which aims to put women on the Democ...

What Can We Learn From Female Leaders?

Posted 04.12.2013 | Parents

This week's Family Dinner Table Talk, from HuffPost and The Family Dinner book: This week, the world lost of one of its most notable leaders when M...

The Daring Dozen: Women to Watch for 2016

Marlo Thomas | Posted 04.17.2013 | MarloThomas
Marlo Thomas

We've been talking about our hopes for a woman president since... well, since as long as I can remember. And for much of that time -- as with any long-sought dream -- the fantasy never quite lived up to the reality.

The Women Who Might Run For President In 2016

The Huffington Post | Sarah Bufkin | Posted 11.15.2012 | Politics

A historic number of women will take their seats in the U.S. Senate this January -- a full fifth of the upper chamber -- yet the country has still not...

A Historical Day at the University of Alabama

Dr. Robert Exley | Posted 01.04.2013 | College
Dr. Robert Exley

The only question that I have is: "What took the University of Alabama so long to choose a woman president?"

Clinton Speaks On Prospect Of First Female President

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics

KOLKATA, India (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Monday she has no desire to make another run for the White House but hopes...

From Suffrage To The White House: Remember The Past, Fight For The Future

Elinor Steele | Posted 10.05.2011 | Women
Elinor Steele

Do you know the feeling of being in the presence of greatness? I felt surrounded and embraced by that feeling during my recent visit to the Sewall-Belmont House and Museum in Washington, D.C.

One Man's Opinion: Michele Bachmann & The Republican Debate

The Adam Carolla Show | Posted 08.16.2011 | Comedy
The Adam Carolla Show

If I put an ad in the newspaper asking for someone to watch someone mowing my lawn, I'm betting we'll find more capable people than the the ones who showed up at the Republic Debate the other night.

Dilma Rousseff, Brazilian Presidential Candidate, To Become World's Most Powerful Woman?

The Independent | Hugh O'Shaughnessy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The world's most powerful woman will start coming into her own next weekend. Stocky and forceful at 63, this former leader of the resistance to a West...

SHE'S OUT THERE! The Next Generation of Presidential Candidates Essays by 35 Young Women Who Aspire to Lead the Nation

Amy Sewell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Amy Sewell

I realized there must be a lot of young women out there thinking about running for president, and I wanted to know who they are.

Lifetime Poll Pinpoints Negative Media Coverage of Clinton & Palin

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marcia G. Yerman

Regardless of party affiliation, women saw the coverage of both Clinton and Palin as "too negative" and without adequate substance.

Argentina Set For First Democratically Elected Female President

Times of London | Dan Rosenheck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WHEN Senator Hillary Clinton appeared on Capitol Hill displaying a hint of cleavage, she sparked off a media furore about women in power, the way they...