Gender and Politics in the media

US: A Formula for Repelling Women Voters. US Senator stands up against domestic violence.

The House GOP’s go-to woman MSNBC Trying to make up for the party’s repeated missteps with female voters, House Republicans called on their go-to woman to respond to President …

Rand Paul brings up Bill Clinton’s relationship with intern to defend … Newser Sen. Rand Paul is defending his fellow Republicans against criticism that the party is out-of-touch on women’s issues by …

Rand Paul says ‘women are winning’ the war onwomen, blasts Bill … CNN (blog) “The whole thing of the ‘war on women,’ I sort of laughingly say, ‘Yeah,… candidates could do better when it comes to talking about women’s issues.

Mike Huckabee Reacts To Criticism Of Comments On Women – Fox Mike Huckabee and Megyn Kelly discuss the firestorm over recent comments made by the Governor about women and birth control.

Fox’s Huckabee: Democrats “Have Denigrated Women And … Fox News’ Fox & Friends Saturday: Fox’s Huckabee: Democrats Tell Women They Can’t Control Their Libidos.

Fox News Panel Features Four Men (And Zero Women) Debating … mediamatters.org Fox News Panel Features Four Men (And Zero Women) Debating Notion Of “War On Women”. Fox’s Baier Admits “Not The Best Booking Of This Panel …

Why are there more men CEOs than women? – FoxBusiness Video Hill Holiday CEO Karen Kaplan on the presence of women as CEOs and companies that go public. … FoxNews.com Live. Imus in the Morning.

Disrupt With Karen Finney on msnbc – MSNBC.com ‘Game on for round 2 in the GOP war on women’. 01/25/14 05:51PM. NARAL President Ilyse Hogue and Hannah Groch-Begley from Media Matters …

GOP Combats War On Women By Talking About Women’s Libidos Firedoglake – In what would prove to be a tragic effort to regroup after losing elections due to the inability to talk about women’s issues intelligently, Republican Party …

Outrage after Mike Huckabee insinuates women depend on the … Daily Mail – No ‘War on Women’: The Republican party is trying to re-brand itself asfemale-friendly ahead of the mid-term elections. They lost the women’s vote in …

A Formula for Repelling Women Voters New York Times – Republican leaders have chosen an odd way to try to win back female voters alienated by relentless G.O.P. attacks on women’s health care and …

EMILY’s List looks beyond abortion Politico – “Women in Congress lead on all sorts of initiatives and issues, not just women’s issues,” Emily’s List president Stephanie Schriock said in an interview.

Number Of Women In State Legislature Dropping CBS Local – “We have been losing a woman every election cycle,” said Bettina Duval, president of CALIFORNIALIST, which has raised more than $1 million to …

Republicans Don’t Have a Single Woman Running a Battleground … National Journal – In states expected to feature the most competitive general-election races, the disparity is even worse: Republicans have zero women running …

Number of women dropping in California Legislature, stirring … The Republic – Both the state’s U.S. senators are women, it is home to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Assemblywoman Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, is poised to …

Smith blazes trail for women in politics Washington Post – At least 35 women have run for president of the United States, usually as … At the time, Smith was the only woman in the U.S. Senate — and the only …

US Senator stands up against domestic violence Bay Net – U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Senate …These Violence Against Women (VAWA) federal grants make important …

Abbott criticizes Davis over abortion filibuster Albany Times Union – “Senator Davis fought to stop a law that was an abuse of power by politicians like Greg Abbott,” Acuna said. “Senator Davis trusts women to make their …

Huckabee draws fire for comments about women, libidos and … BBC News – And if, in the same speech, he mentions Nazis and the Holocaust when discussing grass-roots conservatives, well, it may be time to draft the political …

Time for women to run businesses,ensure global growth: Leaders Business Standard – Citing an example, she said that when women won 20 per cent seats at the US Senate, the headlines were written about women power taking over …

Washington is among worst states for gender gap in income The Seattle Times – For a pretty progressive state, Washington looks practically backward when it comes to one key metric of gender equality: the pay gap between men …

Forgetting some key women in the House and Senate Washington Post – The article mentioned nine women, all but one a Democrat and all but two of themsenators. It did not mention Republican women in House leadership …

Hurrah for Margaret Chase Smith, a Pioneering Republican Wall Street Journal – Along the way she helped change how many Americans looked at women in politics, how Republicans regarded their benighted colleague Sen.

Olmsted Township’s first all-female board of trustees takes office Plain Dealer – Lippus agreed the election of an all female board reflects changing opinions toward gender, but she said she still hears occasional derogatory …

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