Category: News Tracking

What are Hillary Clinton’s Plans for Tackling Women’s Issues if Elected? Chelsea Clinton Explains to Us Personally

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Ivanka Trump, Chelsea Clinton and the Emerging Electorate

Karlyn Bowman and Heather Sims, Wall Street Journal – October 7, 2016

Ivanka Trump and Chelsea Clinton are more than accomplished women, campaign surrogates and friends, as Chelsea reaffirmed on “The View” last month. They are members of a rising generation of female voters. How well do these young women represent their peers in demographic terms? And what do we know about the lifestyles and attitudes of the emerging female electorate?

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Chelsea Clinton Slams Trump’s ‘Misogynistic’ Remarks About Her Mom

Alana Abramson, ABC News – September 7, 2016

In her first appearance on the campaign trail since giving birth to her second child in June, Chelsea Clinton didn’t hold back when asked about Donald Trump‘s recent comments that her mother doesn’t look presidential, blasting the comments as “misogynistic.”

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Clinton Campaign Plans Over 150 Events this Week to Mobilize Women Voters

Abby Phillip, Washington Post – September 6, 2016

In a bid to mobilize women voters, Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign is launching dozens of voter registration events, roundtables and phone banks across the country in the next week.

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Chelsea Clinton and Ivanka Trump: Many Parallels, One Key Difference

CBS News – July 28, 2016

Chelsea Clinton and Ivanka Trump have been friendly for years, but when it comes to the presidential campaign, it’s family first. This week, Chelsea challenged a part of Ivanka’s convention speech that proposed things her father would do for equal pay, reports CBS News correspondent Julianna Goldman.

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The Enigma of Chelsea

Julia Ioffe and Annie Karni, Politico – July 28, 2016

In the lull between last Christmas and New Year’s Day, Chelsea Clinton, three months pregnant, was perusing the Science section of the New York Times, when she came across a story on a surge of Brazilian babies born with a rare birth defect. “The increase in microcephaly—an incurable form of brain damage—has been blamed on an epidemic of the Zika virus, which was unknown in Latin America before this year,” the article said. Worried, Chelsea immediately got in touch with her mom to alert her, and pushed her to get the campaign to develop a policy proposal to address what was then a small outbreak of an obscure disease. Soon, the Clinton campaign was advocating the development of a rapid diagnostic test, a vaccine—and getting down to “mosquito abatement.”

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Chelsea Clinton May Be Willing to Lend a Hand if Her Mother Wins

Matt Flegenheimer and Patrick Healy, New York Times – July 28, 2016

Just as she assumed a lead role in her father’s foundation and became a chief campaign surrogate for her mother, Chelsea Clinton is willing to step up should her parents need her if they return to the White House, according to the former first daughter’s friends.

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Chelsea Clinton Looks To Help Her Family Return To The White House

Jessica Taylor, NPR – July 28, 2016

America’s first image of Chelsea Clinton was as a curly-haired preteen girl with braces who shied away from the public stage while her father was president in the 1990s. More than two decades later, the now 36-year-old mother of two will voluntarily step into the spotlight to introduce her own mother as her family seeks a return to the White House.

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Lena Dunham, America Ferrera: We’re Female Millennials, and We Choose Hillary Clinton

Amy Kaufman, Los Angeles Times – March 21, 2016

“There’s this narrative,” said America Ferrera, “about young women not being inspired by Hillary. And that’s just not the case.” At least it wasn’t in Hollywood on Sunday evening, where a predominantly young female crowd gathered to hear Ferrera, Lena Dunham and Chelsea Clinton discuss their support for Hillary Clinton. 

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Time for Chelsea Clinton’s Easy Ride to End

Jack Shafer, Politico – February 5, 2016

When precisely did Chelsea Clinton complete her transition from a White House kid whom journalists agreed to treat as off-limits to a public figure deserving of the full scrutiny of the press corps? The unsettling answer to the question appears to be, “Not yet.” The soon-to-be 36-year-old occupies the status of an American princess—Diana on the Potomac, if you will. The press covers her, of course, attempting to ask her substantive questions, but mostly she exists to grace the covers of magazines—Fast Company and Elle most recently—and be treated to lighter-than-air puff pieces.

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