Decision 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Women Play Big Role In 2012 Election Cycle http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/women-play-big-role-2012-election-cycle <p>Women are not a homogenous voting bloc in elections though their influence as a group plays a big role.</p><p>President Barack Obama carried 55 percent of the demographic on his way to re-election.</p><p>Host Don Marsh talks with two political experts about the role women played in the 2012 election cycle, both as voters and as candidates.</p><p>Marsh is joined by Dayna Stock, Manager of the Sue Shear Institute for Women in Public Life at the University of Missouri – St. Louis, and Gwyneth Williams, professor of political science at Webster University.</p><p></p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 20:17:37 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 6218 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Women Play Big Role In 2012 Election Cycle