The Ideal Combination for President: Women Governors

In the New York Times on July 27, 2008, columnist Patrick Healey talked about the presidential race: "An Exclusive Club Gets Included." The premise is that senators are now being seen as attractive, viable presidential candidates, unlike in previous runs when the pool of presidential candidates was almost exclusively drawn from governors, vice presidents, and generals. It is true that either Senator McCain or Senator Obama will be only the third president in history to go directly from the Senate to the White House. ...more

The Other Woman Running for President

The United States and the world have been focused on the US election. We have all been fascinated by the prospect of a woman president or a black president. This powerful country of over 300 million came close to being led by a woman. ...more