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Stewart: Fox News Is Basically Saying That Single Women Are 'Selfish C****'

Posted 11.15.2012 | Comedy

Fox News didn't have a lot of positive ways to spin Mitt Romney's crushing loss to Barack Obama, but there were certainly plenty of places to lay blam...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Romney Has Trouble Closing Gender Gap

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney has not closed the gender gap in the final days before the election, despite recent reports that President Barack Obama no l...

Sam Stein

Romney Was Praised Early On For Hiring Women As Governor

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's comment about having to put together a binder full of qualified women to staff his gubernatorial cabinet has overwhelmed t...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Campaign Muddles Response To Lilly Ledbetter Act Question Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Thursday morning brought additional confusion over what Mitt Romney would have done had the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act come to his des...

Romney's Secret Plan to [Fill in the Blank]

Rep. Alan Grayson | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics
Rep. Alan Grayson

Many elections turn on the issue of credibility. This presidential race will turn on the issue of gullibility. The Romney campaign begs the question: Are we really so easily taken in?

Presidential Debate Fight For 'Binders Of Women' Voters: Countdown Day 20

Howard Fineman | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics
Howard Fineman

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- If you're an undecided or still "persuadable" female voter in a swing state, last night's debate was all about -- and for -- you. ...

REMIX: He's Got 47 Problems & A Binder Ain't One

Posted 10.17.2012 | Comedy

The phrase "binders full of women" lit up the internet the moment Mitt Romney said it during Tuesday's debate. Since none of us can get enough of it, ...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Adviser On Lilly Ledbetter Act: 'He Was Opposed To It At The Time' [UPDATE]

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- Had Mitt Romney been president in 2009, he would not have signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act into law, a top adviser to the Re...

The Real Fight Is Just Beginning

Kristina M. Getty | Posted 12.16.2012 | Denver
Kristina M. Getty

There's still time to get involved in this year's election and there's never been a better, or more important time to do so. Remember, if you don't vote, you don't get to complain, but you are also doing an injustice for all U.S. women who for so long couldn't.

How Obama Can Woo All the Single Ladies

Kerry Eleveld | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics
Kerry Eleveld

If President Obama wants to win back all the single ladies, he must expose the limitations of Romney's concern for unmarried women in America.

MoveOn Ad Brings Star Power To Hit Mitt Romney On Women's Issues

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.15.2012 | Politics

Actresses Eva Longoria, Scarlett Johansson and Kerry Washington star in a new ad that highlights Mitt Romney's positions on women's health issues and ...

Jennifer Bendery

Joe Biden, Post-Debate, Appeals To Women's Vote

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A day after firing up the Democratic base with a debate performance designed to do just that, Vice President Joe Biden on Friday kept th...

Obama Campaign Ad: Women Need To Know Where 'Real Mitt Romney' Stands On Abortion, Contraception

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign released a new ad Friday attacking Mitt Romney's position on women's health issues, the same week in whic...

Why Romney Lost the Debate with Women

Brenda Peterson | Posted 12.04.2012 | Women
Brenda Peterson

We've had bosses, fathers, boyfriends and co-workers like Romney who invade our space, try to dominate every discussion and see every encounter as a chance to "win," rather than dialogue.

Sam Stein

Albright: 'I Can't Understand Why Any Woman Would Want To Vote For Mitt'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- There's been no shortage of musing over Mitt Romney's failure to win over female voters. The gender gap is pronounced, and with the...

Poll Shows Romney Lacking Women's Support In Swing States

Posted 08.23.2012 | Politics

Regardless of whether or not Mitt Romney's campaign was damaged by Rep. Todd Akin's (R-Mo.) "legitimate rape" remark this week, a new poll commissione...

Laura Bassett

Romney's Popularity Spikes With Women

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

In the tug-of-war for women's votes, Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney appears to be gaining some ground. A new ABC News/Washington Post...

Romney's Women Go Unnamed

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 07.22.2012 | Politics

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mitt Romney's courtship of female voters in his typical campaign speech sounds a bit like a movie's casting call. Woman Whos...

Laura Bassett

New Online Tool Touts Obama's Pro-Women Policies

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama vie for the crucial women's vote in the upcoming presidential electi...

Defining Dignity: Romney, Working Mothers and Double Standards

Edward Wyckoff Williams | Posted 06.23.2012 | Politics
Edward Wyckoff Williams

Ann and Mitt Romney are deluded if they fail to understand their story is not commonplace in a nation where the American Dream is becoming increasingly elusive.

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney's Long Involvement In The Politics Of Motherhood

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If Mitt Romney seemed comfortable turning last week's kerfuffle over stay-at-home mothers into a "Christmas gift" that came early for hi...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Won't Repeal The Lilly Ledbetter Act, Campaign Confirms

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As president, Mitt Romney would not repeal the Lilly Ledbetter Act, which provides women with more legal channels through which to pursu...

Sam Stein

Obama Is Aggressor In War On Women, Romney Campaign Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's campaign declared during a conference call with reporters Tuesday that if there is a war on women, the major blow was Pres...

Romney's Response to Rush's Misogyny Underscores the Need for Bystander Education

Jackson Katz | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics
Jackson Katz

Mitt Romney missed a golden opportunity to model what it looks like when a powerful man calls out another powerful man on his attitudes toward women.

GOP Candidate Clashed With Women In Religious Leadership Position

The Washington Post | Jason Horowitz | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

ARLINGTON, MASS. -- Three decades ago, Carolyn Caci, a recently divorced Mormon convert, joined a congregation here presided over by a young church le...