Young, female and undecided, McCain voters defecting to Obama are older white males

Cat Castellanos says she’s in the demographic Mitt Romney needs to win over.

Did second debate sway the woman swing vote? Yahoo! News Watch the video Did second debate sway the woman swing vote?

Young, female and undecided CNN I’m the demographic Romney needs to win over: Young, female, undecided. My conservative side wants to like Mitt, but he’s not making it easy. Don’t tell me you’re out of work and understand unemployment when you are worth $200 million and post-grads …

Flirting with the female vote Boston Herald But keeping women’s votes is why a new Romney ad features a woman worried that Romney’s too “extreme, so I looked into it,” says an actual volunteer. “Turns out Romney doesn’t oppose contraception at all. In fact, he thinks abortion should be an option …

The accidental women’s voice Boston Globe She is a walking embodiment of a certain right-wing attitude — a view that’s enhanced, fairly or not, when certain people make references to “binders full of women.” And she’s a symbol of the unusual chance the Democrats have to win the women’s vote …

Biden keeps pressure on in pursuit of female voters The Hill (blog) Biden hit GOP nominee Mitt Romney and his running mate, Paul Ryan, on women’s healthcare, abortion and equal pay – three issues the Obama campaign has sought to highlight since Romney cut into the president’s support among women with a …

Obama, Romney target female voters abc7news.com ABC News-Washington Post polling puts the president up by nine points amongfemale registered voters but when you look at how that stacks up against Romney’s predecessors, a nine point gap looks pretty good against McCain’s 13 percent or George…

McCain voters defecting to Obama are older white males Chicago Tribune In today’s highly polarized political environment it is somewhat surprising to find voterswho backed John McCain in 2008 and now support President Barack Obama, but they exist. Roughly 5 percent of respondents in Reuters/Ipsos polls said …

Balancing work and family is not just the responsibility of women Los Angeles Times With his eye on the much-coveted female voter, Mitt Romney proudly brandished his pro-woman credentials in Tuesday night’s presidential debate, recounting his vigorous efforts to hire women as members of his Cabinet when he was governor of …

Women work to close political gender gap azcentral.com The Arizona Republic recently talked to a few female congressional-campaign workers, both Democrat and Republican, about the growing influence of women in politics and the barriers to their progress. Anna Haberlein, 26, a former spokeswoman for U.S. …

Obama, Romney waging war for women’s votes Pittsburgh Post Gazette President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are engaged in a furious duel for women’s votes, battling daily with attack ads, massive rallies and heartfelt testimonials from supportive women. In the latest round Friday ..

Presidential candidates lobby over women’s vote … youtube.com The latest polls show President Barack Obama ahead of his Republican challenger Mitt …

Women Take the Spotlight in Campaign YouTube The election focus shifted Wednesday to women voters, as President Barack Obama and …

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