Post Tagged with: "election 2012"

DULIK: Female Candidates Make Their Mark with Skill, Not Gender

In all the heat of the presidential race, we sometimes forget that the battle for the U.S. Senate is just as intense. Democrats currently enjoy a slim 53-47 majority, but that edge is in serious jeopardy, thanks to many competitive contests across the country. But buried under this larger narrative[Read More…]

by September 25, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Women Back on Their Political Feet

In 1991, Anita Hill became a household name. After President George H.W. Bush nominated Clarence Thomas to the Supreme Court, Hill accused Thomas of sexually harassing her while they worked together at the U.S. Department of Education and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. When a private report of her allegations leaked[Read More…]

by September 25, 2012 0 comments Opinion
STIRRETT: Campaign Differences Come Into Focus

STIRRETT: Campaign Differences Come Into Focus

Mitt Romney’s getting desperate. It’s only six weeks to Election Day, and President Obama’s lead in swing states is only increasing. An early sign that a campaign is going downhill is when the leaks about internal divisions start to emerge. That’s when staffers start anticipating a loss on Election Day[Read More…]

by September 25, 2012 0 comments Opinion