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All but two Democratic women in the Senate will attend next month's event.
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Hagan netted more support from women, men and independent voters before the November election, while Tillis did better with
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If a ticket of two women offers economic revival and transformational change based on financial justice championed by Pope Francis, the most popular figure on the world stage, support from women would be stratospheric and many men would join them.
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With the federal government at shutdown's door, the 20 female Senate members are setting new standards for civility and bipartisanship
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Who knows, maybe they'll have to install a second women's bathroom off the Senate floor soon? “It’s a really positive sign
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Adding women to our legislative democracy can make Congress work better. We would never see the partisan game-playing that horrifies us if half the members of Congress were women. And certainly those who abuse women... or allow it to continue... would be held accountable.
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Yes, women have moved beyond the title of "secretary" but we haven't reached our full governmental stride where the title "Madam Secretary" is commonplace. With all the movement in the women's movement, the time is ripe to change that.
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"The president is a very good listener. It gave everyone a chance to speak ... I say that we women talk about the macro
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November's election resulted in a record number of women in the Senate - a total of 16 Democrats and four Republicans. WASHINGTON
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Some of those eager to see Murray weren't strangers. Jim Messina, President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign manager, greeted
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"Well, there need to be many more of us in here," said Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii), who on Thursday became the first Asian
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"The only thing that needs to change is get to the point where there are 51 women in the Senate," Biden said. "You know why
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It's rare for any women leader to suggest openly that in some ways women might be more capable leaders than their male counterparts, but one does have to wonder: If these women were in charge, really in charge, would things be so different?
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It's clear that Warren is ready to make some big changes in Washington. So what exactly is on her mind? These six things are likely to be on her agenda -- and they're likely to affect your wallet.
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2. Cell phone and laptop chargers to help the Senators stay connected. She also tweeted about said "traffic jam": “For the
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The 113th Congress will have at least 20 female senators, the most ever in U.S. history. These women include Democrats Elizabeth
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Rather than standing down, women are stepping forward in greater numbers than ever -- as activists, as donors, and as candidates. In fact, 2012 is actually poised to be a historic year for women candidates.
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If all or even most of this class of women senators were to win in 2012, it would be historic, easily the highest quality group of new women senators ever. Progressives should do everything we can to rally behind them and help carry them to victory.