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Female Candidates Breaking Records In November Elections

Women are breaking records in the November Congressional elections. According to a study by the Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP), more women than ever are running for seats in the House of Representatives, and women are also on track to break the record for the number of female candidates to win their party’s [...]
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Rutgers' CAWP tracks women in the Obama Administration

US Politics / Liberal : Blue Jersey (last year)

The groundbreaking Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP) at Rutgers University Eagleton Institute of Politics (a mouthful of a name) is tracking the women in President Obama's cabinet and other high-level positions in his ad... Read Post

Another Republican Candidate’s Ad Featuring A Gun

US Politics / Liberal : Alan Colmes' Liberaland (47 minutes ago)

Montana GOP congressional candidate shoots down drone in campaign ad (via FreakOutNation) Matt Rosendale, the Republican House candidate from Montana released a new ad displaying a fake government drone hovering in the sky, then in ... Read Post

2012: A good year for women to run for office, boosters say

Politics / US Politics : Planet Washington (2 years ago)

Next year is an especially auspicious year for female political candidates to run -- and win -- seats, says the Center for American Women and Politics. Whenever presidential elections overlap with redistricting. women candidates see... Read Post

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