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WOMEN IN POLITICS
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Women Break New Records In 2018 Primaries
There are record numbers of women running for the U.S. House and governor seats as major party nominees this year.
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Obama Says Men Have Been 'Getting On My Nerves Lately'
The former president encouraged women to get involved in politics at a town hall in South Africa.
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Women Won Big In Tuesday's Primary Elections
Of the 92 women who participated in Tuesday’s eight primaries, at least 36 of them won spots on ballots.
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The Women Are Coming For Eric Schneiderman's Job
Women are running for attorney general posts all over the country.
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Time's Up, Men: More Than 300 Women File For House Races
The number is a new record.
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We Need More Moms In Government. Here's How To Get Them.
, Guest Writer
Better child care would be a start.
Maryland Governor Candidate Breastfeeds In New Campaign Ad
“I’m a mom. I’m a woman. And I want to be your next governor.”
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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Announces Pregnancy
"I’ll be Prime Minister AND a mum," she wrote.
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Roy Moore Co-Authored A 2011 Study Guide That Promoted 'Biblical Patriarchy'
The course criticized women's suffrage and said women shouldn't hold political office.
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Women In Congress Still Proud To Be There, Despite The BS They Face
A new study looks at why representation of women in Congress matters.
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Women's Caucus Played Pivotal Role In Restoring Sanity To Kansas Statehouse
Jeffrey Ann Goudie
The Kansas Statehouse is one of the most ornate in the country. For a while, wherever my family traveled – New Hampshire
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ARTS & CULTURE
'Grace And Frankie' Actress Writing A Book To Help Women Run For Office
She's collaborating with a top Emily's List staffer to get more women in government.
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Sally Yates Is The No-Nonsense Heroine We So Desperately Need
The former acting attorney general testified in front of a nearly all-male senate judiciary subcommittee and firmly stood her ground. She faced interruptions and questions about President Donald Trump's travel ban, but managed to stay poised through it all.
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It's Not Too Soon, Hillary. You’re Just In Time.
Andrea Dew Steele
Founder and President, Emerge America
It has been suggested Clinton should stay out of the public eye. I couldn't disagree more.
Republicans Trying To Ax Pro-Women Group In State Where 87 Percent Of Lawmakers Are Men
Happy Women's History Month, West Virginia! 😒
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Women (Candidates) Under Attack (Really!) By Outside Groups. (Men, Not So Much.)
Published by the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics an...
Apparently, some believe, society still finds it easier to pick on women than men. “The potential exploitable vulnerabilities
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Liberals Are Sexist Too, Of Course
Can we stop being shocked about misogyny on the left?
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10 Ways Every Woman Can Be More Politically Active in 2017
Dee Poku Spalding
Social entrepreneur, champion for women; founder WIE, The Othe...
The spirit of activism had been awoken in all of us.
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