Category: News Tracking

Carly Fiorina’s Gender Game

Anna North, New York Times – May 29, 2015

It’s not odd that Ms. Fiorina should go after Mrs. Clinton — she is, after all, the presumptive Democratic nominee. But Ms. Fiorina is clearly intent on going after Mrs. Clinton specifically for what she’s trying to paint as an illegitimate focus on gender issues.

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What’s in a Title? Mrs. Hillary Clinton or Former Secretary Hillary Clinton

Wanda Warren Berry, – May 28, 2015

Honorifics are titles that usually go with a surname to lend a tone of courtesy, for example, Mr., Mrs., Miss., Ms. Often an inherited or earned title functions as an honorific: e.g., Dr., Lord, Lady, Governor, Senator, General.

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She sells Clinton Those Pricey Pantsuits: An Interview with Designer Nina McLemore on Women and Power Dressing

Kate Glassman Bennett, Politico – May 28, 2015

When Hillary Clinton’s campaign store website this week began offering the fashionably questionable “Everyday Pantsuit Tee,” it got a chuckle. Not only was it a clever item, its existence also demonstrated that the notably unfunny Clinton possibly has a sense of humor—at least about her ubiquitous suits.

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Hillary Clinton, in South Carolina, Reminds Black Women of Her Support for Obama

Maggie Haberman, New York Times – May 27, 2015

On Wednesday, Mrs. Clinton brought her 2016 campaign message, with its focus on aiding the middle class and helping women achieve greater equity, to an audience of Democratic women here, many of them black.

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Democrats Hope for Hillary Clinton Coattails

Her campaign is still in its infancy. The presidential election is nearly 18 months away. But Democrats are already banking on a “Hillary effect,” an anticipated wave that will lift the party’s fortunes up and down the ticket.

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