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Laura Bassett

Gender Gap Favoring Obama Is Wider Now Than In 2008

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Women voters played a strong role in securing President Barack Obama's victory in 2008, and new polling shows that the gender gap betwee...

Will the President Ever "Man Up" for Women?

Keli Goff | Posted 01.28.2012 | Politics
Keli Goff

Those of us who are tired of political posturing should remember that the real culprits in the political standoff over contraception are not conservatives.

Investing In The 'Undervalued Assets' Of Women And Girls

Rahim Kanani | Posted 06.15.2011 | Impact
Rahim Kanani

Pamela Shifman, Director of Initiatives for Women and Girls at the NoVo Foundation, discusses the status of women, philanthropic investment, her advice to President Obama, and much more.

Obama Wants A Supreme Court Nominee Who Supports Women's Rights

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama, treading carefully in the explosive arena of abortion and the Supreme Court, said Wednesday he will choose ...

Beyond the Global Gag Rule

Jodi Jacobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jodi Jacobson

Originally written for RHRealityCheck.org - Information, commentary and community for Reproductive Health and Justice. In Kenya, homeland of Presiden...

Planned Parenthood Endorses Obama

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After announcing a few weeks ago that they would hold off backing Obama until each local chapter had signed on, the Planned Parenthood Action Fund end...

Obama: McCain Would Turn Back The Clock 50 Years On Women

The Hill | Mike Soraghan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Barack Obama's (D-Ill.) conciliatory tone turned sharp on Thursday when Rep. Diane Watson (D-Calif.) pressed him on how there needs to be healing...