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  • Constitution not same, thankfully (Bucket suggested)

    09/16/2012 7:49:11 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 8 replies
    The Philadelphia Inquirer ^ | September 16, 2012 | Professor Akhil Reed Amar, Yale Law School
    Two hundred and twenty-five years ago this week - right here in Philadelphia, "where it all began" - America's Founding Fathers went public with a proposed Constitution promising more democracy than the world had ever seen. Even so, in September 1787, "We the People" basically meant "We the Men." This year, the fate of this manly constitutional project rests more than ever in the hands of women. More women than men will cast votes in November. Just for fun, imagine that women were to vote as a unified bloc. Virtually every election in America at every level of government -...
  • Here it comes: To counter Palin, Obama to dispatch female surrogates

    09/05/2008 10:26:42 PM PDT · by GVnana · 126 replies · 550+ views
    International Herald Tribune ^ | 9/5/2008 | Patrick Healy and Jeff Zeleny
    To counter Palin, Obama to dispatch female surrogates ST. PAUL: Senator Barack Obama will increasingly lean on prominent Democratic women to undercut Governor Sarah Palin and Senator John McCain, dispatching Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton to Florida on Monday and creating a rapid-response team to deploy female surrogates to battleground states, Obama advisers said on Thursday. Clinton's campaign event in Florida, her first for Obama since the Democratic convention last month, will include a forceful response to the searing attacks and fresh burst of energy that Palin injected into the race with her convention speech on Wednesday night, Obama aides said....
  • Obama Has Trouble With Women (Obama The Metrosexual Is In Trouble With The Female Crowd Alert)

    07/30/2008 3:11:50 PM PDT · by goldstategop · 37 replies · 226+ views
    Rush ^ | 7/30/2008 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Yesterday we had a caller on this program, Janet from Maine, and this is what Janet said. BEGIN ARCHIVE CLIP CALLER: I just wanted to posit a new idea about Obama, as to why he's not sweeping us all off our feet, even though he was causing women to faint earlier this year -- RUSH: Tell me. CALLER: -- at the rallies. RUSH: Tell me, tell me, say it, say it. CALLER: He's not likable. It's really simple. The man is odious. He talks like a girl. You ran a clip yesterday of Gloria Steinem, excuse me, Jane Fonda....
  • Bush-Cheney '04 Announces Illinois "W Stands for Women" Leadership Team

    09/22/2004 1:37:35 PM PDT · by RWR8189 · 4 replies · 287+ views
    George W. Bush ^ | September 22, 2004
    Diverse Group of Women from Across Illinois Support the Re-Election of George W. BushCHICAGO, IL - Bush Cheney '04 today announced its leadership team for the state's "W Stands for Women" coalition, including a diverse group of women from throughout the state of Illinois.  Mary Jo Arndt of Lombard will serve as the group's chair.  Honorary chairs include former Illinois First Lady Brenda Edgar, U.S. Representative Judy Biggert, as well as State Treasurer Judy Baar Topinka and Jean Hastert, wife of U.S. Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert.  "I'm proud to stand here today for President George W. Bush because...