Category Archives: Must Reads

JoAnne Kloppenburg declares victory in Wisconsin court special election – recount likely

Huffington Post – With all 3,630 precincts reporting, JoAnne Kloppenburg had secured 204 more votes than Wisconsin Justice David Prosser in the state’s supreme court election,according to the AP. Kloppenburg declared victory in the contest on Wednesday afternoon. The match-up, however, is likely to face a recount vote. The Milwaukee-Journal Sentinel relays a statement released by Kloppenburg on… Continue Reading

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz Chosen New DNC Chair

The Fix, Washington Post – Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz will succeed former Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine as chair of the Democratic National Committee, a move aimed at putting a proven television presence and able fundraiser from a swing state atop the organization heading into 2012. “In selecting Debbie to lead our party, President Obama noted her… Continue Reading

Empowering women fosters worldwide growth

By Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton – One of the biggest growth markets in the world may surprise you. You’ve heard about the opportunities opening up in countries like China, regions like Asia and industries like green technology. But one major emerging market hasn’t received the attention it deserves: women. Today, there are more than… Continue Reading

The Woman Who Scares Republicans

No, it’s not Sarah Palin, who seems these days to be on the outs with the  Washington Republican establishment.  And it’s not Hillary Clinton, who at one time did hold the title for several years as the woman whom the Republicans loved to hate. According to Joe Nocera, Talking Business writer for The New York Times,… Continue Reading

Hillary Clinton Won’t Serve Second Term

Huffington Post – Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tells CNN’s Wolf Blitzer in an interview set to air on Wednesday’s edition of “The Situation Room” that she would not serve a second term in President Barack Obama’s cabinet. Executive Producer of CNN’s “John King USA,” Michelle Jaconi, relayed the newsin a tweet on Wednesday afternoon. Here’s an excerpt… Continue Reading

Daily Beast Hosts Women in the World Summit

Extraordinary women from around the globe will gathered in New York last week to kick off The Daily Beast and Newsweek’s second annual Women in the World Stories and Solutions summit. Tina Brown assembled the amazing guests and riveting stories that will packed the three-day event.  Co-anchor of Morning Joe, Mika Brezezinski talked about the… Continue Reading