Hillary Clinton http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Women In Politics: Why Hillary Clinton Is Unlikely To Become President http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/women-politics-why-hillary-clinton-unlikely-become-president <p>If Hillary Clinton runs for president in 2016, will she win? According to political science professor Farida Jalalzai, the odds are not in Clinton’s favor. Jalalzai recently <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/monkey-cage/wp/2014/05/13/hillary-in-2016-not-so-fast/">wrote an article for the <em>Washington Post</em></a> elaborating on that thought.</p> Wed, 28 May 2014 21:52:25 +0000 Camille Phillips 36535 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Women In Politics: Why Hillary Clinton Is Unlikely To Become President Is The U.S. Poised For Its First Female President? Author Discusses Women In Politics http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/us-poised-its-first-female-president-author-discusses-women-politics <p>The United States Senate has 20 women in office, a mark never before reached prior to the last election. The top political seats in New Hampshire are all held by women: a female governor, two women in the U.S. Senate and women in both of the state's U.S. House seats.</p><p>Former Secretary of State and First Lady Hillary Clinton ran for president in 2008 and there is talk of her running again in 2016. Are these signs that America could soon have a woman break the last glass ceiling to executive power or are there still obstacles in the way?</p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 21:51:10 +0000 Camille Phillips 28895 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Is The U.S. Poised For Its First Female President? Author Discusses Women In Politics McCaskill Endorses Clinton's Potential Presidential Campaign...Again? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mccaskill-endorses-clintons-potential-presidential-campaignagain <p>If you're having a sense of d<span style="line-height: 1.5;">éjà</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> vu after reading national headlines about Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill endorsing Hillary Clinton's potential run for president, you're not crazy. The Democratic Senator actually endorsed Clinton when she stepped down as Secretary of State in February.</span></p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:20:27 +0000 Chris McDaniel 27514 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McCaskill Endorses Clinton's Potential Presidential Campaign...Again?