Elections National Politics

The Women of the New House and New Senate

The women have truly landed at the Capitol and, fortunately, it will never be the same.  I confess to having many “pinch me” moments as I walked with Feminist Majority President Eleanor Smeal and Political Director Alice Cohan on Capitol Hill yesterday, the opening day of the 113th Congress.  The twenty women sworn in to […]


Unions and Sexual Harassment

by Carol Rosenblatt, Executive Director, Coalition of Labor Union Women At a time when women’s rights are under attack in so many areas – we need to be sure that sexual harassment is recognized and taken seriously. Candidates who seek our vote must be clear that they will support, enforce and strengthen protections for women […]