Tag: Women Candidates

The GOP’s Female Candidate Problem

Scott Conroy and Caitlin Huey-Burns, Real Clear Politics – July 26, 2013

As the GOP works to close the gap with female voters — who composed the majority of the 2012 electorate and supported President Obama over Mitt Romney by a 12-point margin  — no viable Republican woman appears inclined to throw her hat in the 2016 ring.

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The Daring Dozen: Women to Watch for 2016

Marlo Thomas, Huffington Post – February 15, 2013

With all eyes cast on 2016, is it a safe bet that Hillary Clinton has a lock on the Presidency, or at least her party’s nomination? Think of all the other women politicians, in both parties, who have been so inspired by Hillary’s example that they have begun to strategize their own paths to the Oval Office.

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