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US: Conservative Women Ponder The GOP’s Gender Gap

‘We Like Sex Too’: Conservative Women Ponder The GOP’s Gender Gap Talking Points Memo After strong support from women voters helped re-elect President Obama in November, the right-wing Independent Women’s Forum convened a panel to discuss how to bring women into the conservative fold. The four female panelists explained to a room packed with both young and older women as well as some men how the conservative movement was failing to appeal to young women. In particular, they took aim at conservative men. Hoff Sommers, an author and American Enterprise Institute fellow known for her attacks on the feminist movement, instead saved her most pointed criticisms Wednesday night for the older, male politicians who she said were alienating young women voters.

Hillary Clinton 2016? Women Look Ahead To … After Hillary Clinton left 18 million cracks in the glass ceiling, supporters anticipate that she can smash through it in 2016. Paul Alexander reports. Women see in Clinton a female candidate who could not only run for but win the presidency.


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Meet The Conservative Women Shaping GOP Gender Politics TPM Conservative women are beginning to look at ways to remedy the gender gap that helped propel President Obama to a second term in office. As TPM reported Thursday, a group of conservative women participated in panel discussion earlier this week on…

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